Yahoo Answers is shutting down on May 4th, 2021 (Eastern Time) and the Yahoo Answers website is now in read-only mode. There will be no changes to other Yahoo properties or services, or your Yahoo account. You can find more information about the Yahoo Answers shutdown and how to download your data on this help page.

How do I quote other books in the book that I'm writing?

I'm writing a book. I can't find any details on how to properly cite other books in mine. Is it any more complicated than putting a professional bibliography in the back? Something tells me that there are more legal hoops than that.

1 Answer

Relevance
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    its the same. just make sure u dont copy word for word without acknowledgement -

    eg:

    References

    Books & Journals

    Hayes K.D. & Ninemeier D.J. 2007, Hotel Operation Management, 2nd ed., Pearson Education, Inc., Upper Saddle River, New Jersey 07458

    Jennings G. 2001, Tourism Research, John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd, 42 McDougall Street, Milton, Old 4064

    Page J.S & Connell J. 2009, Tourism: A modern synthesis, 3rd ed., Pat Bond, South-western Cengage Learning EMEA, Cheriton House, North Way, Andover, Hampshire SP10 5BE, UK

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.