You might have read a book of short stories on Google Books, or watched a television series on Netflix. Final thoughts about the eighth edition The current MLA guidelines teach a widely applicable skill.
The container may also be a television series, which is made up of episodes. Date of original publication: Annotated and with an introduction by Vara Neverow, Harcourt, Inc.
If you include the core elements, in the proper order, using consistent punctuation, you will be fully equipped to create a list of works cited on your own. A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason. Publication date The same source may have been published on more than one date, such as an online version of an original source.
When the source has more than one date, it is sufficient to use the date that is most relevant to your use of it. Creating in-text citations using the eighth edition The in-text citation is a brief reference within your text that indicates the source you consulted.
Version If a source is listed as an edition or version of a work, include it in your citation.
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Interview by Gareth Von Kallenbach. Other contributors In addition to the author, there may be other contributors to the source who should be credited, such as editors, illustrators, translators, etc.
Alonso, Alvaro, and Julio A. Russell, Tony, et al.
Once you become familiar with the core elements that should be included in each entry in the Works Cited list, you will be able to create documentation for almost any type of source.
The location of an online work should include a URL. If their contributions are relevant to your research, or necessary to identify the source, include their names in your documentation.
Number If a source is part of a numbered sequence, such as a multi-volume book, or journal with both volume and issue numbers, those numbers must be listed in your citation.
Earlier editions of the handbook included the place of publication and required different punctuation such as journal editions in parentheses and colons after issue numbers.
Publisher The publisher produces or distributes the source to the public.The following overview should help you better understand how to cite sources using MLA eighth edition, including the list of works cited and in-text citations.Download