MLA Style Guide
Works Cited or a Bibliography at the end of your paper lets people know where you found your information and allows you to give credit to ideas and quotations you've used in your work. Be sure to check with your teacher/instructor as to which Style Guide to follow.
Citing Print Sources
Author (Last name, First name). Title. Place: Publisher, Date. Print.
Magnusson, Lynne. Shakespeare's Social Dialogue. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1999. Print.
Book With 2 Or 3 Authors
Walton, Priscilla and Manina Jones. Title. Place: Publisher, Date. Print.
Book With An Editor
Natoli, Joseph, ed. Title. Place: Publisher, Date. Print.
Essay Or Chapter In A Book
Bewley, Marius. "The True Heir of the American Dream." Readings on the Great Gatsby. Ed. Katie Koster. San Diego: Greenhaven, 1998. 1-20. Print.
Signed Article Daily Newspaper
Christie, James. "All-Star Game Marries Glitz and Ghosts." Globe and Mail [Toronto] 5 Feb 2000: S1+. Print.
Canada. Library of Parliament, Research Branch. Homelessness in Canada. Ottawa: Library of Parliament, Research Branch, 1989. Print.
Citing Electronic Sources
Author (if given). "Title of document or page in website" (if given). Title of Site. Version or edition used (if given). Publisher or sponsor of site (if not given, use N.p.), Date of publication or date of latest update (if not given use n.d.). Web. Date of access.
Rubio, Mary. "Montgomery, Lucy Maud." The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Foundation of Canada, 2005. Web. 13 July 2005.
Article from Online Database (accessed through library website, print version may be available)
Greene, Ellen. "Refiguring the Feminine Voice: Catullus Translating Sappho." Arethusa 32.1 (1999): 1-18. Project Muse. Web. 5 June 2009.
Stelter, Brian. "A Tearful Winfrey Explains Her Departure." New York Times. New York Times, 20 Nov. 2009. Web. 20 Nov. 2009.
Blogs and Wikis
Byford, Phil. "Networking." Phil Byford's Website. N.p., 26 July 2006. Web. 28 Nov. 2008.
Fink, Sheri. "AIDS in Papua New Guinea." BBC World News: Health/HIV AIDS. BBC, 29 May 2006. Web. 1 Aug. 2006.
Video Weblog Post (YouTube)
"Skateboarding Dog." YouTube. YouTube, 28 June 2007. Web. 2 Feb. 2008.
Citing Other Sources
Graaf, Vera. Personal Interview. 19 Dec. 1993.
"Swift Kick in the Year End." With Bob Robertson and Linda Cullen. Double Exposure. CBC. Vancouver. 31 Dec. 1995. Television.
Film Or Video Recording
The Royal Tenenbaums. Dir. Wes Anderson. Buena Vista Pictures, 2001. Film.