Thursday, March 22, 2012

Why Cite Twitter?

The Modern Language Associate has updated its Works Cited formatting of electronic sources to include citation formatting for tweets.

@Danamhuff tweeted about MLA's new addition to its Works Cited formatting:

Lots of folks excited to see MLA has guidelines for citing tweets, but can anyone think of a reason you might need to?  

You might find these responses to Dana's musings about ways students might use Twitter in their class research interesting: