Writing and Citing



  • Ways of Reading : Advanced Reading Skills for Students of English Literature / Martin Montgomery (2007) (Online) (Online)
  • How to Read a Book / Mortimer J Adler (2011) 

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Citation Help

When citing sources in MLA Style, always list the "core elements" in the order below. MLA no longer requires place of publication. Note: Every element must end with Commas or periods.

  • Author. -------------- Period
  • Title of source. ------- Period
  • Title of container
  • Other contributors,         
  • Version,                          
  • Number,                         
  • Publisher,                       
  • Publication date,            
  • Location. ------------Period

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Content last reviewed: January 26, 2021