User talk:Lon of Oakdale

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Hello, Lon of Oakdale! Welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions to this free encyclopedia. If you decide that you need help, check out Getting Help below, ask me on my talk page, or place {{helpme}} on your talk page and ask your question there. Please remember to sign your name on talk pages by clicking Button sig.png or using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your username and the date. Finally, please do your best to always fill in the edit summary field. Below are some useful links to facilitate your involvement. Happy editing! EVula // talk // // 00:36, 15 April 2008 (UTC)
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Ahh, I think I am replying to this message. Thanks for the welcome. I see that there is quite a bit more to learn than I originally was aware of. If this is the right way to reply to you, let me know; otherwise I will assume that I got it wrong. Lon of Oakdale (talk) 17:22, 18 April 2008 (UTC)

Non-website citations[edit]

Hi Lon, You asked this question over here; you got a couple of replies (in case you didn't check that page):

The tutorial does a reasonable job explaining how to cite sources that are accessable by URL. It wasn't that clear how to cite sources from a book. How do you cite sources from non-standard sources, such as college transcripts? Lon of Oakdale (talk) 16:48, 21 April 2008 (UTC)
See WP:CITE for details. -- Quiddity (talk) 20:27, 19 May 2008 (UTC)
College transcripts are rarely verifiable by people who are not the student in question, so not that great a source to begin with, as well. Better to stick with things that are generally accessible by readers. -- phoebe / (talk to me) 04:05, 28 July 2008 (UTC)

cheers, phoebe / (talk to me) 04:07, 28 July 2008 (UTC)