Citing Sources Example

Citing Sources (MLA)



Author(s). Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication.

Carl, Monica. The Library. Windsor: Windsor CUSD #1, 2012.


“Title of Article.” Title of Collection. Edition Number. Year of Publication.

“Birds.” World Book Encyclopedia. 3rd ed. 1997.


Author(s). “Title of Article.” Title of Periodical  Day Month Year: pages. Title of Database. Date of access.

Carl, Monica and Nancy Smith. “New Books in the Library.” Windsor News 1 Nov. 2001: 115-22. EBSCO. 12 Sept. 2012.

Web Page

Author(s) or Editor(s) (if known). “Title of Page.” Name of Site. Version number if available. Publisher or Database, (Use n.p. if not available) Date page was created. (Use n.d. if no date given) Date of access. <URL if required by teacher>.

“How to Cite in MLA Form.” MLA.  n.p. 27 Apr. 2005. 12 Sept. 2012. <www.mla.baloney/>