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MLA 8th ed Faculty Toolbox: Multimedia

Learn what is NEW about using MLA style in the 8th edition!

Examples

Multimedia Basic Format:

Author/Creator Last Name, First Name. Media title or Description. Publisher, Publication date. Website, URL.

Author/Creator Last Name, First Name. "Media title." Work or Series Title, Number, Publisher, Publication date. Website, URL.

(Do not include http:// or https:// in the URL)

Examples

"Four Weddings and a Funeral (Minus Three Weddings and a Funeral)." Happy Endings, season 2, episode 21, Sony

         Pictures Television, 04 Apr. 2012. Hulu, www.hulu.com/watch/347176#i0,p20,s2,d0.

Lamar, Kendrick. "King Kunta." To Pimp a Butterfly, Aftermath / Interscope, 2015,

         play.spotify.com/track/0N3W5peJUQtI4eyR6GJT5O.

National Geographic. Photo of Bering Sea. Instagram, photographed by Corey Arnold, 2 Apr. 2017, 

      www.instagram.com/p/BSaisVuDk7S/?taken-by=natgeo. 

Please note for National Geographic Instagram photo example above:

If no title is available, create a simple description and do not place it in italics or quotation marks.

Sarkeesian, Anita. "The Manic Pixie Dream Girl." Feminist Frequency, 22 Mar. 2011. YouTube,

         www.youtube.com/watch?v=uqJUxqkcnKA.

Schinsky, Rebecca Joines and Amanda Nelson. "The Internet Illuminati." The Book Riot Podcast, no. 139, Book Riot,

         11 January 2016, bookriot.com/2016/01/11/the-book-riot-podcast-139-the-internet-illuminati/.


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