Citation Module

 

Citation Module

Contents

Citation

Author(s) Ayush Bathwal, Eric Joyner, Matthew Kapala
Maintainer(s) Nathaniel Ryckman
Source source
Sponsors IMLS
Latest Version 3.20.2012

Description

Generates a citation for a library item. Generated citations can be copied or sent through an e-mail using an e-mail client on the phone.

Citation types available include:

A screenshot of the citation module displaying a book citation.

Usage

Selecting Item to Cite

Search for the item you want to cite using another module from the main menu. The item that you find will automatically be saved as your current book in your "stack" and will be used for the citation.

A screenshot of a book called, '1812:the Navy's war', along with book details.

Generate Citation

1) Select the citation type you need by touching the radio button next to the corresponding type.

A screenshot of the citation module offering buttons for users to choose between MLA Style or APA Style.

2) Touch the "Done" button to generate the citation; the generated citation will be displayed in a new page.

A screenshot of the citation module displaying a book citation.

Save Citation

To save the citation, either press the "Copy Citation Results" button to copy it to your device's clipboard or press the "E-mail Citation Results" button to email it.

A screenshot of the citation module displaying a book citation.
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