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Citation Styles: Footnotes

MLA Style Guide for Research Papers, eighth edition

Books

Book:
Single Author

1. Robert W. Gutman, Mozart: A Cultural Biography (New York: Harcourt Brace, 1999), 188-189.

Book:
Two Authors

1. Randolph Hock and Gary Price, The Extreme Searcher’s Internet Handbook: A Guide for the Serious Searcher (Medford: CyberAge Books, 2004), 111.

Book:
Three Authors

1. William Davidson, Daniel Sweeney, and Ronald Stampfl, Retailing Management, 6th ed. (New York: Wiley, 1988), 42-48.

Book:
Four or More Authors

1. Veronica Coulshed et al., Management in Social Work, 3rd ed. (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2006), 24.

Book:              Editor as Author

1. Kevin J. Vanhoozer, ed., The Cambridge Companion to Postmodern Theology (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003), 43.

Work in a Series

1. Donald A. Hagner, Matthew 14-28, Word Biblical Commentary (Dallas: Word Books, 1995), 728.

Chapter in a Book

1. Robert F. Willson, Jr., "William Shakespeare's Theater," in The Greenwood Companion to Shakespeare: A Comprehensive Guide for Students, ed. Joseph Rosenblum, (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2005), 54.

 

For additional examples, see pages 166-181 in the Turabian Manual (2013).

Print Articles

Journal  Pagination

1. Carolyn Simmons and Karen Becker-Olsen, “Achieving Marketing Objectives through Social Sponsorships,” Journal of Marketing 70, no. 4 (2006): 154-169.

Magazine

1. Stanley Reed, “Seeing Past the War,” Business Week, August 21, 2006, 35.

Newspaper

1. Zachary Seward, “Colleges Expand Early Admissions,” Wall Street Journal, December 14, 2006, Eastern edition.

 

For additional examples, see pages 182-187 in the Turabian Manual (2013).

Electronic Sources

Article from a library subscription service (database)

1. Rosemary Ward, “Background Check,” Psychology Today, March-April 2006, accessed December 21, 2014, http://search.ebscohost.com

Entire website

1. “Internet Weather Source,” National Weather Service, accessed December 21, 2014, http://weather.noaa.gov

Online article from magazine website

1. Coco Masters, “The Takeaway Diet of 2006,” Time, December 17, 2006, accessed January 10, 2014, http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article.html ().>

 

For additional examples, see pages 181-187, and 197 in the Turabian Manual (2013).

 

Personal Interviews & Films

Personal Interview

1. George W. Bush, interview by author, February 10, 2007.

Film

1. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, directed by Steven Spielberg (Universal Pictures, 1982).

Recorded Film

1. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, DVD, directed by Chris Columbus (Warner, 2002).

 TV Program 1. “The Soup Nazi,” Seinfeld, NBC, aired November 2, 1995.


For additional examples, see pages 194-196 in the Turabian Manual (2013).

Sound Recordings & Musical Compositions

Entire Albums

1. The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Heart Club’s Band, Capitol Records, LP, 1967.

Individual Songs

1. Frank Sinatra, “Strangers in the Night,” On My Way: The Best of Frank Sinatra, Warner, cassette, 1996.

Spoken Word Recording

1. Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird, read by Sally Darling, Recorded Books, cassette, 1988.

Musical Composition

1. Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A Major, Op. 92, Oliver Ditson, 1932.

Performance

1. The Nutcracker, Butler Ballet, Clowes Memorial Hall, Indianapolis, December 2, 2006.

 

For additional examples, see pages 204-206 in the Turabian Manual (2013).

 

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