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MLA 8th ed Faculty Toolbox: Websites

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


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.


Cliffe, Nicole. "How I Pray." The Toast, 13 Oct. 2015,

James, Michael. "Race." Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, edited by Edward N. Zalta, Stanford University, 17 Feb. 2016,

"Ohio Cartoonists." Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, The Ohio State University Libraries, Feb. 2016,

Parks, Tim. "Why Write in English?" NYR Daily, The New York Review of Books, 18 Apr. 2016,

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