MLA Citation & Style Guide

Additional Citation Examples

Personal Interview

Sanders, Bernie. Personal interview. 28 Sept. 2016.


Core Components

  • 1. Author (Interviewee).  Sanders, Bernie.
  • 2. Title.  Personal interview.

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,
  • 4. Other contributors, 
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication Date (Date of Interview),  28 Sept. 2016.
  • 9. Location,  

E-mail Message

Boyle, Anthony T. "Re: Utopia." Received by Daniel J. Cahill, 28 Sept. 2016.


Core Components

  • 1. Author.  Boyle, Anthony T.
  • 2. Title.  "Re: Utopia."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,
  • 4. Other contributors, 
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher (Received by), Received by Daniel J. Cahill, 
  • 8. Publication Date (Date Received), 28 Sept. 2016.
  • 9. Location,  

Piece of Art (Physical) Citation

Michelangelo. David. 1501-1504, Galleria dell'Accademica, Florence.


Core Components

  • 1. Author(s).  Michelangelo.
  • 2. Title.  David.

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,
  • 4. Other contributors, 
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication Date,  1501-1504,
  • 9. Location,  Galleria dell'Accademica, Florence.

Live Class Lecture Citation

Tsuyuki, Chad.  "Why My Smart Phone Will Never Be Smart Enough." English 100, 

          26 July 2016,  MiraCosta College, Oceanside.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  Tsuyuki, Chad.
  • 2. Title.  "Why My Smart Phone Will Never Be Smart Enough."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  English 100,  [Note: Do not italicize or use quotes for names of courses.]
  • 4. Other contributors,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, 
  • 7. Publisher, 
  • 8. Publication date,  26 July 2016,
  • 9. Location.  MiraCosta College, Oceanside.

 

Episode of a TV Show Citation

"Hush." Buffy the Vampire Slayer, created by Joss Whedon, performance by Sarah Michelle Gellar

          season 4, episode 10, Mutant Enemy, 1999.


Core Elements

  • 1. Author(s).  
  • 2. Title.  "Hush."

CONTAINER 1

  • 3. Title of container,  Buffy the Vampire Slayer,
  • 4. Other contributors,  created by Joss Whedon, performance by Sarah Michelle Gellar,
  • 5. Version, 
  • 6. Number, season 4, episode 10,
  • 7. Publisher,  Mutant Enemy,
  • 8. Publication date,  1999.
  • 9. Location.
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