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MLA Style for Selected Print Sources

MLA VIDEO SERIES: How to cite and format...

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Works Cited List

The color-coded guides below adhere to formatting rules from the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 7th Ed.

PDF Book by one author
PDF Book by two or three authors
PDF Book by Four or More Authors
PDF Book by a corporate author
PDF Book with an author and an editor
PDF Book with Only an Editor
PDF Book in a series
PDF One Selection from an Anthology or Collection
PDF More than one selection from the same anthology
PDF Multivolume work
PDF Second or subsequent edition of a book
PDF An entire anthology or compilation
PDF Preface or introduction, foreword or afterword
PDF Reference Book
PDF Bible or anonymous book
PDF Graphic novel or illustrated book
PDF Pamphlets, Brochures or Bulletins
PDF Published proceedings of a conference
PDF Translation of a Book or Poem
PDF Book published before 1900
PDF Book with multiple publishers

Book in a language other than English

PDF Book with incomplete publication information
PDF Government publication
PDF Article Reprinted in a Book
  Periodical Articles
PDF Article in a scholarly journal (print)
PDF Article in a daily newspaper (print)
PDF Signed editorial from a newspaper (print)
PDF Article in a magazine (print)
PDF Anonymous article (print)
PDF Interview - Personal, Print, Radio or TV
PDF Video or DVD
PDF Lecture, Speech, Address or Reading

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