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MLA 8th ed Faculty Toolbox: Websites

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

Examples

Website Basic Format:

 

Author Last Name, First Name. "Page title." Website title, contribution by First Last, Publisher, Publication date, URL.

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

Note: the website publisher is not required if it is the same publisher as the website title.

Examples

Cliffe, Nicole. "How I Pray." The Toast, 13 Oct. 2015, the-toast.net/2015/10/13/on-prayer/.

James, Michael. "Race." Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, edited by Edward N. Zalta, Stanford University, 17 Feb. 2016, plato.stanford.edu/entries/race/.

"Ohio Cartoonists." Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, The Ohio State University Libraries, Feb. 2016, cartoons.osu.edu/digital-resources/ohio-cartoonists/.

Parks, Tim. "Why Write in English?" NYR Daily, The New York Review of Books, 18 Apr. 2016, nybooks.com/daily/2016/04/18/why-not-write-in-foreign-language/.


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