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Facts on File: World News Digest

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Kim Jong Il, Joseph Stalin, & Moammar Gadhafi


Here is some help in citing your sources for these databases or websites:


How to cite a database:


Editor, author, or compiler name. “Article title.” Name of page.  

               Date of resource creation. Name of database.

               Medium of publication. Date of access.




“Job description.” Acupuncturist. 2014. Career Cruising. Web.

                 2 Dec. 2014.


How to cite a website/page on a website:


Editor, author, or compiler name. “Article title.” Name of Site.

                  Version number. Name of institution/organization

                  affiliated with the site (sponsor or publisher), date of

                  resource creation. Medium of publication. Date of





Bernstein, Mark. "10 Tips on Writing the Living Web." A List

                 Apart: For People Who Make Websites. A List

                 Apart Mag., 16 Aug. 2002. Web. 4 May 2009.


How to cite a book:


Last name, first name. Title of book. City of publication:

               publisher, year of publication. Medium of





Henley, Patricia. The Hummingbird House. Denver:

                 MacMurray, 1999. Print.



How to cite an image (photograph, painting, or sculpture)


Last name of artist, first name of artist. Title of work of art.

                Date of creation. Institution where it lives, city

                 where it lives. Name of the website. Web.

                 Date of access.



Klee, Paul. Twittering Machine. 1922. Museum of Modern Art,

                 New York. The ArchiveWeb. 4 May 2009.


If the work is cited on the web only, then provide the name of the artist, the title of the work, the medium of the work, and then follow the citation format for a website. If the work is posted via a username, use that username for the author.




brandychloe. "Great Horned Owl Family." Photograph.

               Webshots. American Greetings, 22 May 2006.

                Web. 5 Nov. 2009.


Idi Amin

Mao Tse Tung

Rafael Trujillo

Library Books


Joseph Stalin    ISLC Library


kim jong il islc

Kim Jong Il's North Korea    ISLC Library   


kim jong il vapa
Kim Jong Il   VAPA Library   


idi amin
Idi Amin    STEAM Library   


collapse soviet
The collapse of the Soviet Union  STEAM Library