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Citing Electronic Documents: MLA

How to cite electronic documents in APA, MLA, and Chicago styles, and links to further information on these style formats.

MLA guides at the library


MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing
Call Number: PN 147 A28 2008
3rd edition
Location: Reserve Desk

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers  
Call Number: LB 2369 G53 2009
Location: Reserve Desk


Online journal article

Include volume and issue when available.  Also include paragraph number, or page number when included.
Author, A.A. "Article Title." Journal Title volume#.issue# (year): 
# pars. day month year <>

Case, Tony. "Fast Food." MediaWeek 17.18 (30 Apr. 2007):

SR16-SR16. Academic Search Premier. EBSCO.

18 Sep. 2008