Citation Tools for MLA 8

Basic Example

Author's Last Name, First Name.  "Title."  Title of the container.  Other contributors, Version, Number,  Publisher’s name,  Date


of publication, Location.


Author’s Last name, First name. “Title of the Article or Individual Page.” Title of the website, Name of the publisher, Date of                  

publication, URL.


Lorensen, Jutta. “Between Image and Word, Color, and Time: Jacob Lawrence’s The Migration Series.” African American


Review, vol. 40, no. 3, 2006, pp. 571-86. EBSCOHost,



Practice Template from MLA Style Guide

Citation Websites
MLA Style Center
Easy Bib
Purdue Online Writing Tool