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Citing Author(s)/No Author(s) in MLA Style
One or More Author(s)
- One Author: Last Name, First Name.
Example: Wyatt, Patricia.
Two Authors: Last Name, First Name, and First Name Last Name.
Giuli, and Michael Hobbs.
Authors: Last Name, First Name, First Name Last Name, and First
Name Last Name
Carolyn V., Connie Ury, and Joyce Meldrem, eds.
- More Than Three Authors:
Lori, et al.
No Author Given
- For a book: Start the entry with title of the book
Maze. Maryville, MO: Northwest Missouri State Univeristy, 2012. Print.
- For an article or a single webpage: Start
the entry with the title of the article or single webpage
"Sharing Reference Information." Northwest Missourian 1 Mar. 2012: C1. Web. 3 Mar. 2012.
Multiple Works by Same Author(s)
When citing two
or more items by the same author(s), give the name of the author(s)
in the first entry only. For subsequent entries by
the same author(s),
begin the citation with three hyphens followed by a period and
one space. Then, the title of the work follows as usual.
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