Identity and the American Experience pathfinder

published by Sue Doherty (POL)

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Identity and the American Experience 
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Open up the preview image.  
Look for large, clear images with no watermarks. 
On the web page, look for captions that tell more about the photo, such as what is happening, where and when it's happening, and photo credits.  
Cite the image as an "image (born digital)" in NoodleTools or NoodleTools Express, or by following the format below:  Contributor(s)Title of Photo/ImageDateName of Website
          PublisherDate of PublicationURL.
Note: Contributor means the photographer, illustrator, or other artist. 

If you are not required to cite images, you should at least record the URL of the page it's posted on so you can find it later if you need to.