- OWL (Online Writing Lab-Using MLA Format)
MLA: Print Sources
(Note: due to the formatting present on this website I was unable to indent second and third lines. Entries exceeding one line should be indented 5 spaces or one tab when composing a Works Cited)
Book (one author)
Blackmore, Susan. The French and Indian War: An Introduction. New York: Putnam, 2003.
Book (two or three authors)
Madden, Robert and Mark Fulton. Japanese Internment Camps. Boston: Houghton, 2000.
Book (more than three authors)
Gelman, Sarah, et al. Water Pollution. New York: F. Watts, 1990.
Brooks, Walter, ed. Water Animals for Your Microscope. New York: McGraw, 1998.
Encyclopedia Article (unsigned)
"Black Holes." World Book. 1997 ed.
Encyclopedia Article (signed)
Connor, David. "Astronomy." Compton's Encyclopedia. 1998 ed.
Article in a Reference Book (single or multivolume)
"Multiple Sclerosis." Diseases. Ed. Bryan Bunch. Vol. 4. Danbury, CT: Grolier, 1996.
MLA: Electronic Sources
General Web Site
Author (if available). "Title of site or web page." Copyright date or revision date (if available). Institution or organization associated with site. Date material accessed.
"Wally World Camping Resort." 1997. Resort Services Inc. 21 Nov. 2004. <http://www.wallyworldresort.com>
Database: World Book Online
Steffen, Jerome. "Westward Movement in America." World Book Online Reference Center. 2004. World Book, Inc. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 21 Nov. 2005. http://www.worldbookonline.com.
"Lance Armstrong." UXL Biographies. 2003. Student Resource Center. Gale. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 28 Oct. 2005. http://galenet.group.com.
Database: SIRS Discoverer
"Western Roundup." Time for Kids. 15 March 2002. SIRS Discoverer. ProQuest Information and Learning. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 14 Oct. 2005. http://www.sirs.com.
Brady, Tom. "How to Throw a Perfect Spiral." Sports Illustrated for Kids. 3 Nov. 2003. ELibrary. ProQuest Information and Learning. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 16 Sept. 2005. <http://elibrary.bigchalk.com>.
Database: Issues & Controversies on File
"Terrorism Warnings." Issues & Controversies. 29 Oct. 2004. FACTS.com. Facts on File News Services. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 20 Nov. 2005. <http://www.2facts.com>.
"Mexico: Greetings." CultureGrams World Edition. 2004. ProQuest. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 25 Oct. 2005. http://online.culturegrams.com.
Database: InfoTrac (Junior Edition K-12)
Petit, Charles. "At the Shore of a Red Sea." U.S. News & World Report 2004: April 5: 136. InfoTrac Junior Edition. Thomson Gale. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 5 Dec. 2005. http://infotrac.galegroup.com.
Database: InfoTrac (Health Reference Center)
Frey, Rebecca. "Diptheria." Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. 2001 Jan Health Reference Center Academic. Thomson Gale. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 2004 Nov. 20. http://infotrac.galegroup.com.
"What is El NINO?" World Almanac for Kids 2005: 295. MasterFILE Select EBSCOHost. Connor Middle School Library, Grand Island, NY. 24 Oct. 2004. http://search.epnet.com.
Online Images (photos, pictures)
"Egyptian pharaoh." [online image] Available: http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/Egypt
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