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(The core elements are required for each citation)
2. Title of Source.
3. Title of Container,
4. Other Contributors.
8. Publication date,
* Optional Elements
** In-Text Citations
Note: Include any person who made a noteworthy contribution to the work.
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4. Other Contributors:
On occasion, there are contributors in addition to the author who also need to be credited for a work, such as: editor, translator,
illustrator, or secondary authors. Their names should be included in your citation if they are relevant to your paper or are
necessary to identify the source.