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Prof. Packer - Eng. 101 FALL 2022: MLA Practice Template

Practice Template

One Container

This example shows a citation for a source with ONE container (ex. A short story contained within a book of collected stories and poems).

Author Last Name, First Name. “Title of Story/Essay.” Title of Collection, Publisher, publication date, pages.


Poe, Edgar Allan. “The Raven.” Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, edited by Harold Bloom, Doubleday, 1965, pp.754-756.

Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe is the container.

(Poe 755) in-text citation

Two Containers (ex. using a library database)

Binfet, John-Tyler. “Reducing University Students’ Stress through a Drop-in

        Canine-Therapy Program.” Journal of Mental Health, vol. 27, no. 3, June 2018,

        pp. 197–204. Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collections,

        https://lib-proxy.sunywcc.edu:2590/10.1080/09638237.2017.1417551.

 

Journal of Mental Health is the 1st container

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collections is the 2nd container

 

(Binfet 199) in-text citation

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