All possible citation elements in order of appearance:

author | year | title | subtitle | site | url | date accessed

General

  • All resources that reside on the Internet are cited the same as materials appearing in print or electronically cited, with some additions
  • Scenes (individually accessible in DVDs) are treated as chapters and cited by title or by number, Note that online articles will generally not carry page numbers; for article-length material, however, descriptive 'locators' (see 16.14, 17.181) will rarely be necessary. add a URL and, if the publisher or discipline requires it, or for especially time-sensitive data, the date the material was last accessed

Example:
Cleese, J., T. Gilliam, E. Idle, T. Jones and M. Palin. 2001. Commentaries. Disc 2. Monty Python and the Holy Grail, special ed. DVD. Directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones. Culver City, CA: Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment.

  • Include an accessed date, especially for time sensitive material

Example:
Brancusi, A. and Frank Bolden. 2001. Crisis on Wallstreet. New York Times., March 25. http://www.nytimes.com/2001/03/25/politics/25MCCA.html (accessed January 2, 2002).

  • If there is a digital object identifier (DOI) for the source include it in place of page numbers or other locators

Example:
Allen, A. 2003. Tribal Notions. Slate March 25. doi:10.1006/sleh.2000.2694. http://www.slate.com/links/doi/10.1006/sleh.2000.2694.

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