These citations are examples of only the most commonly used resources.
For citation examples of other kinds of source materials or more specific kinds of
information, refer to
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 6
ed. LB 2369.G53 2003 Reserves.
Examples from or based on
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
Princeton UP, 1957.
BOOK—MORE THAN ONE AUTHOR
Tannen, Deborah, and Muriel Saville-Troike, eds.
Perspectives on Silence
Norwood, NJ: Ablex, 1985.
Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments, with Recipes, Romances, and
Trans. Carol Christensen and Thomas Christensen.
New York: Doubleday, 1992.
A MULTIVOLUME WORK
Ed. Arthur Friedman.
5 vols. Oxford: Clarendon P, 1965.
A WORK IN AN ANTHOLOGY
A Raisin in the Sun.
A Twentieth-Century Collection of the Work of Its Best Playwrights
Ed. Lindsay Patterson.
Dodd, 1971. 221-76.
ARTICLE FROM A JOURNAL (continuous paging in volume)
“Myths of Asian Womanhood.” Journal of Asian Studies
59 (2000): 205-215.
ARTICLE FROM A JOURNAL (each issue paged separately)
Earl, Peter G.
“In and Out of Time (Cervantes, Dostoevsky, Borges).” Hispanic Review
71.1 (2003): 1-13.
ARTICLE FROM AN ONLINE JOURNAL OR MAGAZINE