MLA Citation & Style Guide

Database Citations

Academic Search Premier Citation

Bahr, Peter. "Classifying Community Colleges Based on Students' Patterns of Use." Research in

          Higher Education, vol. 54, no. 4, June 2013,  pp. 433-460. EBSCOhost, 

          doi:10.1007/s11162-012-9272-5. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Bahr, Peter.
  • 2. Title.  "Classifying Community Colleges Based on Students' Patterns of Use." 

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Research in Higher Education,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  vol. 54, no. 4, 
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date,  June 2013,
  • 9. Location.  pp. 433-460.

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  EBSCOhost,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location.  doi:10.1007/s11162-012-9272-5.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

Academic Video Online Citation

 "Chaos and Kings." Egypt, directed by Jeff Morgan, produced by John Gwynepisode 1,

          Sky Vision, 1998. Academic Video Online

          search.alexanderstreet.com.prox.miracosta.edu/avon/view/work/2305685. Accessed

          12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).
  • 2. Title.  "Chaos and Kings."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Egypt, 
  • 4. Other contributors,  directed by Jeff Morgan, produced by John Gwyn, 
  • 5. Version,  
  • 6. Number,  episode 1,
  • 7. Publisher,  Sky Vision, 
  • 8. Publication date,  1998.
  • 9. Location. 

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  Academic Video Online
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location.  search.alexanderstreet.com.prox.miracosta.edu/avon/view/work/2305685.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

Artemis Literary Sources Citation

Boehm, Katharina"Historiography and the Material Imagination in the Novels of Sarah Waters." Studies

          in the Novel, vol. 43, no. 2, Summer 2011, pp. 237+. Artemis Literary Sources

          prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.doid=GALE%7CH1100101805&v=2.1&u=

          ocea63505&it=r&p=GLS&sw=w&asid=a7505d3d0dbf587cf93fbe870317224c. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Boehm, Katharina.
  • 2. Title.  "Historiography and the Material Imagination in the Novels of Sarah Waters."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Studies in the Novel, 
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  vol. 43, no. 2,
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date,  Summer 2011,
  • 9. Location.  pp. 237+.

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  Artemis Literary Sources,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location. prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CH1100101805&v=2.1&u=ocea63505&it=r&p=GLS&sw=w&asid=a7505d3d0dbf587cf93fbe870317224c.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

CQ Researcher Citation

Clemmitt, Marcia. "Student Debt." CQ Researcher, vol. 21, no. 37, 21 Oct. 2011, pp. 877-900. CQ Press,

          library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/cqresrre2011102100. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Clemmitt, Marcia. 
  • 2. Title.  "Student Debt."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  CQ Researcher,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  vol. 21, no. 37,
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date,  21 Oct. 2011,
  • 9. Location.  pp. 877-900. 

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  CQ Press,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date, 
  • 9. Location.  library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/cqresrre2011102100.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) Citation

Marshall, C. W., and George Kovacs. Classics and Comics. Oxford UP, 2011. EBSCOhost,

          search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=352893&site=ehost-live.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Marshall, C. W., and George Kovacs. 
  • 2. Title.  Classics and Comics.

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container, 
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,  Oxford UP,
  • 8. Publication date,  2011.
  • 9. Location.

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  EBSCOhost,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location.  search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=352893&site=ehost-live.

Films on Demand Citation

"Thebes, Part 1: Life on the West Bank of the Nile."  Living Stones 2: Uncovering Ancient History, 

          Films Media Group, 2004. Films on Demand, 

          prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=97052&xtid=

          38797&loid=49559. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  
  • 2. Title.  "Thebes, Part 1: Life on the West Bank of the Nile."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Living Stones 2: Uncovering Ancient History, 
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  
  • 7. Publisher,  Films Media Group,
  • 8. Publication date,  2004.
  • 9. Location. 

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  Films on Demand, 
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location.  prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=97052&xtid=38797&loid=49559.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

Gale Virtual Reference Citation

Kadolph, Sara J. "Chintz." Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, edited by Valerie Steele, 2nd ed., vol. 1, Charles Scribner's Sons,

2005. pp. 266-268. Gale Virtual Reference Library, 

prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=gvrl&sw=w&u=ocea63505&v=2.1&it=r&

id=gale|cx3427500126&asid=8b5b54950d2a007e97ee28c2ca387627. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Kadolph, Sara J.
  • 2. Title.  "Chintz."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, 
  • 4. Other contributors, edited by Valerie Steele,
  • 5. Version, 2nd ed.
  • 6. Number,  vol. 1
  • 7. Publisher, Charles Scribner's Sons,
  • 8. Publication date,  2005, 
  • 9. Location. pp. 266-268.

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  Gale Virtual Reference Library,
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location.  prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=gvrl&sw=w&u=ocea63505&v=2.1&it=r&id=gale|cx3427500126&asid=8b5b54950d2a007e97ee28c2ca387627.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

Journal Article in a Database Citation

Stone, Jim. "Harry Potter and the Spectre of Imprecision." Analysisvol. 70, no. 4, 2010,

          pp. 638-44. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/40930271. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Stone, Jim.
  • 2. Title.  "Harry Potter and the Spectre of Imprecision."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Analysis,
  • 4. Other contributors, 
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  vol. 70, no. 4,
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date,  2010,
  • 9. Location.  pp. 638-44.

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container,  JSTOR,
  • 4. Other contributors,  
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location.  www.jstor.org/stable/40930271.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context Citation

Sklar, Holly. "Raising the Minimum Wage Will Help the Poor." Social Justice, edited by William 

          Dudley, Greenhaven Press, 2005. Opposing Viewpoints in Context,

          prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/EJ3010755210/OVIC?u

..........=ocea63505&xid=d9e56bfb. Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Sklar, Holly.
  • 2. Title.  "Raising the Minimum Wage Will Help the Poor."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Social Justice, 
  • 4. Other contributors, edited by William Dudley, 
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number,  
  • 7. Publisher,  Greenhaven Press,
  • 8. Publication date,  2005.
  • 9. Location.  

CONTAINER 2

  • 3. Title of container.  Opposing Viewpoints in Context.
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher,
  • 8. Publication date,
  • 9. Location. prox.miracosta.edu/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/EJ3010755210/OVIC?u=ocea63505&xid=d9e56bfb.
  • Date of access (optional). Accessed 12 Nov. 2016.
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