1. Place your cursor where you would like your in-text citation information to appear. 2. Click on “Insert Citation” in the Citations & Bibliography section of the ribbon.
Creating a Bibliography or Works Cited
You can also create Bibliographies/Works Cited pages instantly using the information you have included in your Citations List. 1. Place your cursor where you would like your Bibliography or Works Cited page to begin. 2. Click on the References tab at the top of the screen. 3. Click on “Bibliography” in the Citations & Bibliography section of the ribbon. 4. Choose from either the built-in Bibliography or Works Cited pages, or click on Insert Bibliography at the bottom of the menu to title and format your …show more content…
3. Choose a Citation Style from the drop down menu on the upper left-hand side. 4. Position your cursor to the place where you would like your Bibliography or Works Cited page to appear. Singleclick to choose either “Bibliography” or “Works Cited” from the menu at the top of the screen.
5. The Create Source dialogue box will appear. Select the type of source from the drop-down menu. 6. Fill in the appropriate information in the textboxes provided. You can add more information to the citation by clicking the “Show All Bibliography Fields” checkbox in the lower left hand corner of the dialogue box. 7. When you are finished, click “OK” in the lower right-hand corner.
PLEASE NOTE: The Citations feature in Word 2007/2008 is meant to assist you with creating and using citations. Always make sure to double-check the formatting against a formatting style guide. Improper citation can ruin your grade and could result in an honor code violation.
With the Citation list created, you can now insert in-line citation information. 1. Place your cursor where you would like your in-text citation information to appear.