Citation Assistance

Books: 

MLA 8: 

Last Name, First Name. Title of Book. City of Publication*, Publisher, Publication Date.

*Only if published before 1900, or if the publishing company functions in multiple countries

APA 7:

Author, F. M. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Publisher Name. DOI (if available)

Chicago 17: 

FOOTNOTE: 

  1. First name Last name, Title of Book (Place of publication: Publisher, Year of publication), page number.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Last name, First name. Title of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, Year of publication.

Dissertations:

MLA 8: 

Last Name, First Name. Title. Publication Date. Document Type.*

*e.g. Ph.D. Dissertation

APA 7:

PUBLISHED: 

Last Name, F. M. (Year). Title of dissertation/thesis (Publication No.) [Doctoral dissertation/Master’s thesis, Name of Institution Awarding the Degree]. Database or Archive Name.

UNPUBLISHED: 

Last Name, F. M. (Year). Title of dissertation/thesis [Unpublished doctoral dissertation/master’s thesis]. Name of Institution Awarding the Degree. 

Chicago 17: 

FOOTNOTE: 

  1. Firstname Lastname, “Title of Dissertation” (type of document*, Academic Institution, date of publication) pages.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Last Name, First Name. “Title of Dissertation.” Type of document*, Academic Institution, Date of publication.

*Ph.D. dissertation

~ If the source was found online, include a URL or DOI at the end of the citation. ~ 

Periodicals:

MLA 8:

Author. Title. Title of container (self contained if book), Other contributors (translators or editors), Version (edition), Number (vol. and/or no.), Publisher, Publisher Date, Location (pp.). 2nd container’s title, Other contributors, Version, Number, Publisher, Publication date, Location (pp.).*

*Exclude any information that is not pertinent to the periodical you’re citing.

APA 7: 

Author, A. A. (Year). Title of article. Title of Periodical, volume number(issue number), pages. https://doi.org/xx.xxx/yyyy*

*Exclude any information that is not pertinent to the periodical you’re citing.

Chicago 17: 

To see the specifics of Chicago Periodical Citation, follow this link.

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