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  • 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.
    • Format.
  • 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.
  • Website
    • “ Engleberg Center for Health Care Reform.” .
    • Brookings Institution. Web. 2 Aug. 2011.
    • The Website Takes the Place of Book or Journal Title, followed by Name of the
    • organization responsible for or .org site. End date is date site was consulted.
  • Interview
    • 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.