There are 4 main sections: Author. Title. Publication. URL.
One Author, in a Database: "Article Title."
Boggs, Colleen Glenney. “Public Reading and the Civil War Draft Lottery.” American Periodicals, vol. 26, no. 2, 2016, pp. 149–66. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=shib&db
Alpert-Abrams, Hannah. “Machine Reading the Primeros Libros.” Digital Humanities Quarterly, vol. 10, no. 4, 2016, https://
Alpert-Abrams, Hannah. “Machine Reading the Primeros Libros.” Digital Humanities Quarterly, vol. 10,
Two Authors, with a DOI (DOIs include "https://" in the URL)
Two Authors, Single-Page (single page: use p. #; multiple pages: use pp. #)
Magra, Iliana, and Andrea Zaratemay. “Hikers’ Love of a Rarity in the Andes Takes a Toll.” The New York Times, 3 May 2018, p. A7.
Two Authors, + nonconsecutive pagination
Three or more Authors, with e# page number
Frutos, Aaron M., et al. "Modeling the Effects of Atmospheric Pressure on Suicide Rates in the USA Using
No Author ("Title" goes first)
Written by the Organization - on a Webpage
Mayo Clinic. “Belly Fat in Women: Taking-and Keeping-It Off.” Healthy Lifestyle Women’s Health. 28 June 2023, www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/womens-health/in-depth/belly-fat/art-20045809.
Five sections: Author. Webpage Title. Website Name, Date, URL.
Webpage - with Author and Date (Remove http://)
Denchak, Melissa. "Ocean Pollution: The Dirty Facts." Natural Resources Defense Council, 7 June 2022, www.nrdc.org/stories/ocean-pollution-dirty-facts.
Webpage - No Author, No Date - Include an Accessed Date instead
Webpage - Organization
Folgerpedia. Folger Shakespeare Library, 17 July 18, folgerpedia.folger.edu/Main_Page.
Webpage - Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)
"Registered Nurse." Occupational Outlook Handbook, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor, United States, 8 Sep. 2022, www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/registered-nurses.htm.
Four sections: Author. Title. Publisher, year. URL.
Davis, Angela Y. Blues Legends and Black Feminism: Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday. Pantheon, 1998.
Book by an Unknown Author, Translated Book
Beowulf. Translated by Alan Sullivan and Timothy Murphy, edited by Sarah Anderson, Pearson, 2004.
Book with Editor(s)
Baron, Sabrina Alcorn, et al., editors. Agent of Change: Print Culture Studies after Elizabeth L. Eisenstein. University of Massachusetts Press/Library of Congress, Center for the Book, 2007.
Book with Edition
Wollstonecraft, Mary. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman. Edited by Deidre Shauna Lynch, Norton Critical Edition, 3rd ed., W.W. Norton, 2009.
Seyhan, Azade. "Novel Moves." Tales of Crossed Destinies: The Modern Turkish Novel in a Comparative Context, Modern Language Association of America, 2008, pp. 1-22.
Book - Story/ Poem/ Play
Poe, Edgar Allan. "The Masque of the Red Death." The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe, edited by James A. Harrison, vol. 4. Thomas Y. Crowell, 1902, pp. 250-58.
Book on a website (with a DOI or URL)
Miller, Daniel, et al. How the World Changed Social Media. 1st ed., vol. 1, UCL Press, 2016, JSTOR, https://doi.org/10.2307/j.ctt1g69z35. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.
American Lives: A Reader, edited by Alicia Christensen and Tobias Wolff, University of Nebraska Press, 2010. ProQuest Ebook Central, https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/broward-ebooks/detail.action?docID=496570.
E-Book (a downloaded file, typically EPUB, read on a device or computer, NO need for URL)
O’Connor, Patricia. Woe is I: The Grammarphobee's Guide to Better English in Plain English. E-book ed., Riverhead Books, 2009.
Crystal, David. Making a Point: The Persnickety Story of English Punctuation. E-book ed., St. Martin's Press, 2015.
Video - YouTube
"Air Canada: We're in the Business of You." YouTube, uploaded by Air Canada, 8 Apr. 2019, www.youtube.com/watch?v=GE9AFpsg7H8.
Movie (Netflix, Hulu, Xfinity)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Directed by Steven Spielberg, Universal Studios, 1982. Netflix.
"The Child." The Mandalorian. Directed by Rick Famuyiwa, Written by Jon Favreau, season 1, episode 2, Disney, 2019.
Video - TED Talk
Allende, Isabel. "Tales of Passion." TED, Mar. 2007, www.ted.com/talk/isabel_allende_tells_tales_of_passion?language=en.
World Wildlife Fund. "Five Things to Know on Shark Awareness Day." Facebook, 14 July 2020, www.facebook.com/worldwildlifefund/videos/745925785979440/.
"Yiyun Li Reads 'On the Street Where You Live.'" The Writer's Voice: New Fiction from The New Yorker, hosted by Deborah Treisman, podcast ed., The New Yorker/WNYC, 3 Jan. 2017, iTunes app.
Ng, Celeste [@pronounced_ing]. Photo of a letter from Shirley Jackson. Twitter, 22 Jan. 2018, twitter.com/pronounced_ing/status/955528799357231104.
Image from a database (Artstor)
Anti-racism Demonstration. 1989. Artstor, library.artstor.org/public/SS35279_35279_35491196.
Image from a Google search
Sheldon, Natasha. Photograph of The Muleteer. “Human Remains in Pompeii: The Body Casts,” by Sheldon, 23 Mar. 2014. Decoded Past, decodedpast.com/human-remains-pompeii-body-casts/7532.
Slides - D2L
"Slides 040720." Introduction to Digital Media Theory, taught by Kathleen Fitzpatrick. D2L, Michigan State U, 7 Apr. 2020, d2l.msu.edu/d2l/le/content/909183/viewContent/8746820/View.
Slides - Website
Benton, Thomas Hart. Instruments of Power from America Today. 1930-31. The Met, 2012, Metropolitan Museum of Art, www.metmuseum.org/blogs/now-at-the-met/from-the-director/2012/benton/slideshow. Slide 1.
Course Content - (Professor's name is the author)
Smith, Mary. "How to Write Literary Critiques." English Composition, 21 Aug. 2023, Broward College, www.broward.edu/D2L/ENC1101, Accessed 1 Sep. 2023, Class handout.