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MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing

Label
MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing
Title
MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
B@L
Dewey number
808/.027
Index
index present
LC call number
PN147
LC item number
.G444 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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1942-
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Gibaldi, Joseph
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  • Authorship
  • Humanities literature
  • Scholarly publishing
  • Academic writing
Label
MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing / Joseph Gibaldi. 2nd ed. 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Deciding to submit a manuscript
  • Placing a manuscript with a journal
  • Scholarly journals
  • Types of scholarly articles
  • Selecting a journal
  • Submitting a manuscript to a journal
  • Evaluation of a manuscript
  • Acceptance of a manuscript
  • Placing a manuscript with a press
  • Scholarly presses
  • Foreword
  • Types of scholarly books
  • Selecting a press
  • Submitting a prospectus for a book
  • Submitting a manuscript to a press
  • Evaluation of a manuscript
  • Acceptance of a manuscript
  • Production and publication
  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading
  • Preparing an index
  • Domna C. Stanton
  • Design
  • Composition, printing, binding, electronic production
  • Marketing
  • Conclusion
  • Preface
  • David G. Nicholls
  • 1.
  • Scholarly publishing
  • Scholars and scholarly publishing
  • Refereed and nonrefereed publications
  • Works made for hire
  • Material objects
  • Term of copyright
  • Registration of copyright
  • Copyright notice
  • Renewal of copyright
  • Rights of copyright owners
  • Transfers and terminations
  • Fair use of copyrighted works
  • Requesting permission
  • 2.
  • Damages for copyright infringement and attorney's fees
  • International copyright
  • Copyright and computer networks
  • Publishing Contracts
  • Books
  • Journal articles and contributions to edited works
  • Defamation
  • Libel
  • Opinion
  • Truth as defense
  • Legal issues in scholarly publishing
  • Actual malice
  • Right of privacy
  • Emergence of privacy law
  • Unreasonable publicity of private life
  • Publicity placing another in a false light
  • Consent as defense
  • Further guidance
  • Introduction
  • Copyright
  • Development of copyright law in the United States
  • Subject matter of copyright
  • Ownership of copyright
  • Co-ownership of copyright
  • Accents
  • Umlauts
  • Ligatures and other special characters
  • Punctuation
  • Purpose of punctuation
  • Commas
  • Semicolons
  • Colons
  • Dashes and parentheses
  • Hyphens
  • 3.
  • Apostrophes
  • Quotation marks
  • Square brackets
  • Slashes
  • Periods, question marks, and exclamation points
  • Spacing after concluding punctuation marks
  • Italics
  • Words and letters referred to as words and letters
  • Foreign words in an English text
  • Emphasis
  • Basics of scholarly writing
  • Names of persons
  • First and subsequent uses of names
  • Titles of persons
  • Names of authors and fictional characters
  • Dutch and German names
  • French names
  • Greek names
  • Hungarian names
  • Italian names
  • Russian names
  • Audience, genre, and the conventions of scholarship
  • Spanish names
  • Latin names
  • Asian names
  • Names in other languages
  • Capitalization
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Language and style
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Latin
  • Other languages
  • Titles of works in the manuscript
  • General guidelines
  • Italicized titles
  • Titles in quotation marks
  • Titles and quotations within titles
  • Exceptions
  • Spelling
  • Shortened titles
  • Quotations
  • Accuracy of quotations
  • Prose
  • Poetry
  • Drama
  • Ellipsis
  • Other alterations of sources
  • Punctuation with quotations
  • Translations of quotations
  • Consistency and choice of spelling
  • Numbers
  • Arabic numerals
  • Use of words or numerals
  • Commas in numbers
  • Percentages and amounts of money
  • Dates and times of the day
  • Inclusive numbers
  • Roman numerals
  • Romanization
  • Further guidance
  • Word division
  • Plurals
  • Page numbers
  • Tables and illustrations
  • Paper and printing
  • Corrections and revisions
  • Binding
  • Manuscripts for publication
  • 5.
  • Preparation of theses and dissertations
  • Student works as professional documents
  • Prescribed guidelines
  • 4.
  • Selecting a topic
  • Preparing a prospectus
  • Special format requirements
  • Theses and dissertations as published works
  • Divisions of the text
  • Page numbers
  • Margins
  • Spacing
  • Binding of print copies
  • Submission of electronic files
  • Preparation of scholarly manuscripts
  • Publishing the dissertation through ProQuest
  • Terms of agreement
  • Abstract
  • Copyright
  • Permissions
  • Introduction
  • Physical characteristics of the printed manuscript
  • Divisions of the text
  • Margins
  • Text formatting
  • Title and author's name
  • Arrangement of entries
  • Two or more works by the same author
  • Two or more works by the same authors
  • Cross-references
  • Citing periodical print publications
  • Introduction
  • An article in a scholarly journal
  • An article in a scholarly journal that uses only issue numbers
  • An article in a scholarly journal with more than one series
  • An article in a newspaper
  • 6.
  • An article in a magazine
  • A review
  • An abstract in an abstracts journal
  • An anonymous article
  • An editorial
  • A letter to the editor
  • A serialized article
  • A special issue
  • Citing nonperiodical print publications
  • Introduction
  • Documentation : preparing the list of works cited
  • A book by a single author
  • An anthology or a compilation
  • A book by two or more authors
  • A book by a corporate author
  • A work in an anthology
  • An article in a reference book
  • An introduction, a preface, a foreword, or an afterword
  • An anonymous book
  • A scholarly edition
  • A translation ; An illustrated book or a graphic narrative
  • The purposes of documentation
  • Documentation and ethics
  • MLA style
  • The list of works cited
  • Introduction
  • Placement of the list of works cited
  • The published proceedings of a conference
  • A book in a language other than English
  • A book published before 1900
  • A book without stated publication
  • Information or pagination
  • An unpublished dissertation
  • A published dissertation
  • Citing web publications
  • Introduction
  • A nonperiodical publication
  • A book published in a second or subsequent edition
  • A scholarly journal
  • A periodical publication in an online database
  • Citing additional common sources
  • A television or radio broadcast
  • A sound recording
  • A film or a video recording
  • A performance
  • A musical score
  • A work of visual art
  • An interview
  • A multivolume work
  • A map or chart
  • A cartoon or comic strip
  • An advertisement
  • A lecture, a speech, an address, or a reading
  • A manuscript or typescript
  • A letter, a memo, or an e-mail message
  • A legal source
  • An article in a microform collection of articles
  • An article reprinted in a loose-leaf collection of articles
  • A publication on CD-ROM or DVD-ROM
  • A book in a series
  • A digital file
  • A work in more than one publication medium
  • A republished book or journal issue
  • A publisher's imprint
  • A book with multiple publishers
  • A brochure, pamphlet, or press release
  • A government publication
  • Citing volume and page numbers of a multivolume work
  • Citing a work listed by title
  • Citing a work by a corporate author
  • Citing two or more works by the same author or authors
  • Citing indirect sources
  • Citing common literature
  • Citing more than one work in a single parenthetical reference
  • Citing a book with signatures and no page numbers
  • Using notes with parenthetical documentation
  • Content notes
  • 7.
  • Bibliographic notes
  • Documentation : citing sources in the text
  • Parenthetical documentation and the list of works cited
  • Information required in parenthetical documentation
  • Readability
  • Sample references
  • Citing an entire work, including a work with no page numbers
  • Citing part of a work
  • Bible
  • Works by Shakespeare
  • Works by Chaucer
  • Other works
  • Names of languages
  • Proofreading symbols
  • Symbols used in the text
  • Symbols used in the margin
  • Sample marked proof
  • Appendix : Specialized style manuals
  • 8.
  • Sources of Examples in 3.4-5
  • Index
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Time designations
  • Geographic names
  • Common scholarly abbreviations and reference words
  • Publishers' names
  • Titles of works
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 336 p.
Isbn
9780873522984
Isbn Type
(large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008002894
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn740149620
  • (OCoLC)740149620
  • 1652962
Label
MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing / Joseph Gibaldi. 2nd ed. 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Deciding to submit a manuscript
  • Placing a manuscript with a journal
  • Scholarly journals
  • Types of scholarly articles
  • Selecting a journal
  • Submitting a manuscript to a journal
  • Evaluation of a manuscript
  • Acceptance of a manuscript
  • Placing a manuscript with a press
  • Scholarly presses
  • Foreword
  • Types of scholarly books
  • Selecting a press
  • Submitting a prospectus for a book
  • Submitting a manuscript to a press
  • Evaluation of a manuscript
  • Acceptance of a manuscript
  • Production and publication
  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading
  • Preparing an index
  • Domna C. Stanton
  • Design
  • Composition, printing, binding, electronic production
  • Marketing
  • Conclusion
  • Preface
  • David G. Nicholls
  • 1.
  • Scholarly publishing
  • Scholars and scholarly publishing
  • Refereed and nonrefereed publications
  • Works made for hire
  • Material objects
  • Term of copyright
  • Registration of copyright
  • Copyright notice
  • Renewal of copyright
  • Rights of copyright owners
  • Transfers and terminations
  • Fair use of copyrighted works
  • Requesting permission
  • 2.
  • Damages for copyright infringement and attorney's fees
  • International copyright
  • Copyright and computer networks
  • Publishing Contracts
  • Books
  • Journal articles and contributions to edited works
  • Defamation
  • Libel
  • Opinion
  • Truth as defense
  • Legal issues in scholarly publishing
  • Actual malice
  • Right of privacy
  • Emergence of privacy law
  • Unreasonable publicity of private life
  • Publicity placing another in a false light
  • Consent as defense
  • Further guidance
  • Introduction
  • Copyright
  • Development of copyright law in the United States
  • Subject matter of copyright
  • Ownership of copyright
  • Co-ownership of copyright
  • Accents
  • Umlauts
  • Ligatures and other special characters
  • Punctuation
  • Purpose of punctuation
  • Commas
  • Semicolons
  • Colons
  • Dashes and parentheses
  • Hyphens
  • 3.
  • Apostrophes
  • Quotation marks
  • Square brackets
  • Slashes
  • Periods, question marks, and exclamation points
  • Spacing after concluding punctuation marks
  • Italics
  • Words and letters referred to as words and letters
  • Foreign words in an English text
  • Emphasis
  • Basics of scholarly writing
  • Names of persons
  • First and subsequent uses of names
  • Titles of persons
  • Names of authors and fictional characters
  • Dutch and German names
  • French names
  • Greek names
  • Hungarian names
  • Italian names
  • Russian names
  • Audience, genre, and the conventions of scholarship
  • Spanish names
  • Latin names
  • Asian names
  • Names in other languages
  • Capitalization
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Language and style
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Latin
  • Other languages
  • Titles of works in the manuscript
  • General guidelines
  • Italicized titles
  • Titles in quotation marks
  • Titles and quotations within titles
  • Exceptions
  • Spelling
  • Shortened titles
  • Quotations
  • Accuracy of quotations
  • Prose
  • Poetry
  • Drama
  • Ellipsis
  • Other alterations of sources
  • Punctuation with quotations
  • Translations of quotations
  • Consistency and choice of spelling
  • Numbers
  • Arabic numerals
  • Use of words or numerals
  • Commas in numbers
  • Percentages and amounts of money
  • Dates and times of the day
  • Inclusive numbers
  • Roman numerals
  • Romanization
  • Further guidance
  • Word division
  • Plurals
  • Page numbers
  • Tables and illustrations
  • Paper and printing
  • Corrections and revisions
  • Binding
  • Manuscripts for publication
  • 5.
  • Preparation of theses and dissertations
  • Student works as professional documents
  • Prescribed guidelines
  • 4.
  • Selecting a topic
  • Preparing a prospectus
  • Special format requirements
  • Theses and dissertations as published works
  • Divisions of the text
  • Page numbers
  • Margins
  • Spacing
  • Binding of print copies
  • Submission of electronic files
  • Preparation of scholarly manuscripts
  • Publishing the dissertation through ProQuest
  • Terms of agreement
  • Abstract
  • Copyright
  • Permissions
  • Introduction
  • Physical characteristics of the printed manuscript
  • Divisions of the text
  • Margins
  • Text formatting
  • Title and author's name
  • Arrangement of entries
  • Two or more works by the same author
  • Two or more works by the same authors
  • Cross-references
  • Citing periodical print publications
  • Introduction
  • An article in a scholarly journal
  • An article in a scholarly journal that uses only issue numbers
  • An article in a scholarly journal with more than one series
  • An article in a newspaper
  • 6.
  • An article in a magazine
  • A review
  • An abstract in an abstracts journal
  • An anonymous article
  • An editorial
  • A letter to the editor
  • A serialized article
  • A special issue
  • Citing nonperiodical print publications
  • Introduction
  • Documentation : preparing the list of works cited
  • A book by a single author
  • An anthology or a compilation
  • A book by two or more authors
  • A book by a corporate author
  • A work in an anthology
  • An article in a reference book
  • An introduction, a preface, a foreword, or an afterword
  • An anonymous book
  • A scholarly edition
  • A translation ; An illustrated book or a graphic narrative
  • The purposes of documentation
  • Documentation and ethics
  • MLA style
  • The list of works cited
  • Introduction
  • Placement of the list of works cited
  • The published proceedings of a conference
  • A book in a language other than English
  • A book published before 1900
  • A book without stated publication
  • Information or pagination
  • An unpublished dissertation
  • A published dissertation
  • Citing web publications
  • Introduction
  • A nonperiodical publication
  • A book published in a second or subsequent edition
  • A scholarly journal
  • A periodical publication in an online database
  • Citing additional common sources
  • A television or radio broadcast
  • A sound recording
  • A film or a video recording
  • A performance
  • A musical score
  • A work of visual art
  • An interview
  • A multivolume work
  • A map or chart
  • A cartoon or comic strip
  • An advertisement
  • A lecture, a speech, an address, or a reading
  • A manuscript or typescript
  • A letter, a memo, or an e-mail message
  • A legal source
  • An article in a microform collection of articles
  • An article reprinted in a loose-leaf collection of articles
  • A publication on CD-ROM or DVD-ROM
  • A book in a series
  • A digital file
  • A work in more than one publication medium
  • A republished book or journal issue
  • A publisher's imprint
  • A book with multiple publishers
  • A brochure, pamphlet, or press release
  • A government publication
  • Citing volume and page numbers of a multivolume work
  • Citing a work listed by title
  • Citing a work by a corporate author
  • Citing two or more works by the same author or authors
  • Citing indirect sources
  • Citing common literature
  • Citing more than one work in a single parenthetical reference
  • Citing a book with signatures and no page numbers
  • Using notes with parenthetical documentation
  • Content notes
  • 7.
  • Bibliographic notes
  • Documentation : citing sources in the text
  • Parenthetical documentation and the list of works cited
  • Information required in parenthetical documentation
  • Readability
  • Sample references
  • Citing an entire work, including a work with no page numbers
  • Citing part of a work
  • Bible
  • Works by Shakespeare
  • Works by Chaucer
  • Other works
  • Names of languages
  • Proofreading symbols
  • Symbols used in the text
  • Symbols used in the margin
  • Sample marked proof
  • Appendix : Specialized style manuals
  • 8.
  • Sources of Examples in 3.4-5
  • Index
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Time designations
  • Geographic names
  • Common scholarly abbreviations and reference words
  • Publishers' names
  • Titles of works
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 336 p.
Isbn
9780873522984
Isbn Type
(large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008002894
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn740149620
  • (OCoLC)740149620
  • 1652962

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