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					MLA Citations
              Book Citations
   The following information is required for a
    book citation:
    – Author(s) name
    – Book title
    – Where it was published
    – Who it was published by
    – When it was published
        Book Citation Format
 The order and format for a book citation is
  as follows:
 Author’s last, author’s first. Title of the
     Book. Where: Who, When.

 An example would look like this
 Malamud, Bernard. The Natural. New
     York: Avon Books, 1952.
           Magazine Citations
   The following information is required for a
    magazine article citation:
    – Author(s) name
    – Article title
    – Magazine title
    – Date of Magazine
    – Year
    – Page Numbers
      Magazine Citation Format
   A completed magazine citation closely
    mirrors the format for a book and should
    look like this:

   Smith, Jonathon. “The Art of the
      Business.” Young Arts 17 December,
      2005: 21-25.
              Website Citation
   Website Citations need to include the following
    information:
                     Author name
                    Webpage Title
                     Year Created
                     Website Title
                     Website Host
                    Date Accessed
                         URL
        Website Citation Format
   Frequently some of the pieces of information for
    a website citation are missing. In that event,
    skip to the next required piece of information,
    but consider carefully the credibility of the
    source.

   Scott, Paul. “Campground Closed After Bubonic
       Plague Strikes Rodents.” 1994. CNN.com 16
       May, 2006.
       <http://www.cnn.com/2006/US/05/16/camp
       ground.plague.ap/index.html>

				
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