Sample Citations in MLA StylePresentation Transcript
Sample citations in MLA style An Opposing Viewpoints book (edited book) Another book from the SOU Library A summary article from CQ Researcher Another article from Academic Search Premier A website An interview with an expert
Opposing Viewpoints Book
Hunnicutt, Susan, ed. Universal Health Care . Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2010. Print.
Editor’s name, last name first, ed. Title (in italics). City of publication: Publisher, year.
Another Book (2 Authors)
Callahan, Daniel, and Angela A. Wasunna. Medicine and the Market: Equity v. Choice . Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. Print.
First Author (Last, First Name) and Second Author (First Name, Last Name)
Article from a Full-Text Database (CQ)
Clemmitt, Marcia. “Health-Care Reform: Is the Landmark New Plan a Good Idea?” CQ Researcher . Web. 2 August 2011.
“ Article Title in Quotation Marks”
Article from a Full-Text Database Academic Search Complete (PDF)
This article will be cited like a Journal Article because a PDF file is an exact reproduction of the original.
Pedersen, Amanda. “Panel Examines Pros/Cons of Shared Savings Program.” Medical Device Daily 15(2011): 1-8. Print.
Article from Academic Search Complete (online, not PDF)
Zigmond, Jessica. “On to Round Two.” Modern Healthcare 41 (2011): 12. Web. 2 Aug. 2011.
Author. “Article Title.” Magazine Title Volume (Year): first page, and add + if more. Format. Date Accessed.
“ Engleberg Center for Health Care Reform.” http://www.brookings.edu/health.aspx .
Brookings Institution. Web. 2 Aug. 2011.
The Website Takes the Place of Book or Journal Title, followed by Name of the
organization responsible for the.edu or .org site. End date is date site was consulted.
Document interview with an expert with these elements:
Viewpoint, Iva, Dr. Personal Interview. 1 Aug. 2011.
Last name, first name. Personal Interview. Day Month Year.