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Eng 096 Fall 2020 Zowada: Citing Sources with MLA

Citing Sources

Library sources all come with suggested citations! Start there. If you are using a non-library source, these links might help.

ASK any library staff member!  That's our job.  We're here to help with citations.  Send an email, or visit the library homepage to send a text or open a chat.

Cite Information from a Web Page


Author's Last Name, First Name. "Title of Article."  Name of Webpage, Date of Publication, url.


Holl, Stephanie. "Is Technology Changing Our Brains?" Trending Tech, 25 Apr. 2020,


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.


Warner, Jamal. "Smartphones and Children: Impact on Socialization." The Journal of Childhood Development, vol. 33, no. 2, Spring 2019, pp. 109-

118. Academic Search Premier EBSCOhost, doi:10.1016/j.chb.2020.106528.

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


Abood, Amara. Technology in the Hands of Teens. Yale University Press, 2020. Ebsco Ebooks EBSCOhost,


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