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FR 311 Making of Modern French Society

MLA Citation Assignment

Click on the link in order to access the MLA Citation Exercise in a shared Google Doc. Instructions are provided in the Google Doc. You will be assigned to work in either Group 1 or Group 2. Select one group member to do the typing. Since we don't have two copies of the items you're citing, please remember to pass your item to the other group when you have finished your citation.

Selected MLA Works Cited Examples

Book with one author

Author's name: Last name, First Name. Book Title (italicized). Publisher, date. 

Sparks, Nicholas. The Best of Me. Grand Central Publishing, 2011. 

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

Author's name(s): Last Name, First Name. "Title of Article." Journal Title (italicized), volume, no./issue, year: pp. #. Name of Database (italicized), URL or DOI#.

Segal, Scott, et. al. "Plagiarism in Residency Application Essays." Annals of Internal Medicine, vol. 153, no. 3, 2010: pp. 112-W44. Academic Search Premier, DOI: 


Author's name(s): Last Name, First Name. "Title of Article." Title of website (italicized), Pulisher (if different from title of website), date published (day mon. year), url.

Stafford, Tom. "Why Women Don't Report Sexual Harrassment." Mind Hacks, 20 Feb. 2017,