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Online MLA Citation Examples

  • MLA Formatting and Style Guide
    These examples are from OWL at Purdue.
  • MLA (2009 Ed.) Research Basics
    In-depth workshop on MLA from Atomic Learning covering formatting, incorporation of sources, in-text citations, citation examples, and more. Choose the video that is right for you. Use your Etown e-mail username and password to access these tutorials.

Selected MLA Works Cited Examples

Book with one author

Author's name: last name, first name. book title (italicized). city of publication: publisher, date. medium.

Sparks, Nicholas. The Best of Me. New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2011. Print.

Article from a database (e.g. Academic Search Premier)

Author's name(s): last name, first name. "title of article." journal title (italicized) volume.issue (year): page numbers. name of database (italicized). medium. date of access (day month year).

Segal, Scott et. al. "Plagiarism in Residency Application Essays. Annals of Internal Medicine 153.2 (2010): 112-W44. Academic Search Premier. Web. 28 March 2012.

Website with no author

Title of website (italicized). sponsor of site, update (day month year). medium. date of access (day month year).

Margaret Sanger Papers Project. History Dept., New York U, 3 May 2010. Web. 28 March 2012.

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Print Citation Guides - Available @ the Reference Desk

** All the titles below are held on permanent reserve and may be requested at the reference desk.  These titles are for in-house library use only. **


Citation Managers

EasyBib an interactive citation tool

Landmark's Citation Machine an interactive citation tool

Zotero an interactive citation tool that lives in your browser


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