For students and other users. Please refer to this guide when citing entries from The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington.

Chicago Manual of Style

Footnote:

Author First name Last name, “Article Title,” The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington, date accessed, URL.

Example:

Mary V. Thompson, “Martha Washington,” The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington, accessed April 25, 2016, http://www.mountvernon.org/digital-encyclopedia/article/martha-washington/.

Bibliography Entry:

Author Last name, First name. “Article Title.” The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington. Date accessed. URL.

Example: 

Thompson, Mary V. “Martha Washington.” The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington. Accessed April 25, 2016. http://www.mountvernon.org/digital-encyclopedia/article/martha-washington/. 

 

MLA 

Works Cited Entry:

Author Last name, First name. “Article Title.” The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington. The George Washington Presidential Library. Web. Date accessed. URL (optional).

Example: 

Byron, Matthew A., PhD. “Battle of the Monongahela.” The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington. The George Washington Presidential Library. Web. April 25, 2016. http://www.mountvernon.org/digital-encyclopedia/article/battle-of-the-monongahela/.

 

APA 

Reference List Entry:

Author Last name, First initial. Article Title. (Publication date or n.d.). In The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington. Retrieved from the George Washington Presidential Library, URL. 

Example:

Smith, T. Battle of Saratoga. (n.d.). In The Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington. Retrieved from the George Washington Presidential Library, http://www.mountvernon.org/digital-encyclopedia/article/battle-of-saratoga/.

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