ProQuest, doi Additionally, If you are creating a citation that will be read on a digital device, it is helpful to make the URL clickable so that readers can directly access the source themselves. This means that the author's last name and the page number s from which the quotation or paraphrase is taken must appear in the text, and a complete reference should appear on your Works Cited page. Another change with the eighth edition that impacts how to cite a website in MLA is the removal of the date the website was accessed.
Use the following format: Author. Springer, An E-Book Citations for e-books closely resemble those for physical books. This material may not be published, reproduced, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
The Artchive, www. Marriott, Kindle ed. Remember that citing sources is a rhetorical task, and, as such, can vary based on your audience. If you can find a permalink, use that instead of a URL. Follow the same formatting that was used in the works cited list, such as quotation marks.
This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook 8th ed. Neyhart, David. Pleadingly Give me a drink, Rocky. A period follows the name e. Twittering Machine.
The Prince, translated by W. Guide to Literary and Critical Theory. Paraphrasing When you write information or ideas from a source in your own words, cite the source by adding an in-text citation at the end of the paraphrased portion. Citing multivolume works If you cite from different volumes of a multivolume work, always include the volume number followed by a colon. It is good practice to print or save web pages or, better, use a program like Adobe Acrobat to keep your own copies for future reference. Use the following format: Author.
Purdue U, 28 Nov. Then list the title of the course or the school catalog designation for the course in italics. Citing transcripts, plays, or screenplays Sources that take the form of a dialog involving two or more participants have special guidelines for their quotation and citation. In-text citations for print sources with no known author When a source has no known author, use a shortened title of the work instead of an author name.