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MLA 8th Edition

AUTHORS

 One author:

 Last Name, First Name Initial. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example:

 Laskas, Jeanne M. Concussion. Random House, 2015.

Two authors:

 Last Name, First Name, and First Name Last Name. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example:

 Block, Jay A., and Michael Betrus. 101 Best .Com Resumes and Cover Letters. McGraw, 2001.

 Last Name, First Name Initial., et al. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example:

 Adler, Ronald B., et al. Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication. Oxford UP, 2012.

 Organization Name. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example:

 National Research Council. Beyond Six Billion: Forecasting the World's Population. National Academy Press, 2000.


EDITORS

 Last Name, First Name Initial. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example:

 Vecchione, Patrice, editor. Revenge and Forgiveness: An Anthology of Poems. Henry Holt, 2004.

 Last Name, First Name, and First Name Last Name, editors. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example: 

 Rampersad, Arnold, and Hilary Herbold, editors. The Oxford Anthology of African-American Poetry. Oxford UP, 2006.


 Last Name, First Name Initial., et al., editors. Title: Subtitle. Publisher, Year.

 Example: 

 Chalmers, John W., et al. The Alberta Diamond Jubilee Anthology. Hurtig, 1979.


 Last Name, First Name, translator. Title: Subtitle. By Author Name, Publisher, Year.

 Example:

 Keeland, Reg, translator. The Girl Who Played With Fire. By Stieg Larsson, Penguin Canada, 2009.


 Author Last Name, First Name. "Title of Source."  Title of Container,  edited by First Name Last Name, xth ed., Publisher, Year, pp. xx-xx.

 Example

 Ondaatje, Michael. "Letters and Other Worlds." The Harbrace Anthology of Poetry, edited by Jon C. Stott and Raymond E. Jones, 5th ed., Nelson, 2012, pp. 338-339.


 Author Last Name, First Name. Title of Source. Publisher, Year. Title of Container, Location. (URL without http://)

 Example:

 Strong, Jeremy, et al. Genre Matters : Essays in Theory and Criticism. Intellect, 2006. ProQuest ebrary, site.ebrary.com/lib/norquest/detail.action?docID=10096214.