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Referencing Guide: Sentence Case Versus Title Case

Sentence Case Versus Title Case 

Sentence Case versus Title case

'Sentence Case' versus 'Title Case'

 

The reference guidelines will often specify that a reference element should appear in 'sentence case'. Sometimes, the guidelines will specify that an element should appear in 'title case' :

 

Sentence case

 

The way this sentence is written, beginning with a capital letter, and all other words in lower case (unless a word is a proper noun noun, e.g., United Kingdom.

 

Title Case

When Each Word In a Title Begins With a Capital Letter Like This (except for small linking words such as a, and, for, of).

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