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Eng 102: Zowada --Poetry Research Guide: MLA Citations

Cite a Poem from the Textbook

Author of Poem's Last Name, First Name. "Title of Poem." Title of Book: Subtitle if Any, edited by Editor's First Name Last Name, Edition if given and

is not first, Publisher Name often shortened, Year of Publication, pp. Page Numbers of the Poem.

Cite a Scholarly Journal Article from a Library Database

Author's Last Name, First Name. "Title of Article: Subtitle if Any." Name of Journal, vol. Volume Number, no. Issue Number, Date of Publication, pp.

First Page Number-Last Page Number. Name of Database, doi:DOI number or url.

Cite an Academic eBook from a Library Database

Author's Last Name, First Name. Title of Book: Subtitle if Any. Edition if given and is not first edition, Publisher Name often shortened, Year of

publication. Name of Library Database doi: DOI number or url

View many more MLA-formatted citation examples at the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL).