How To Write a Bibliography using MLA 7
|Book with One Author||Author’s Last Name, First Name. Title of Book (italicized). City of Publication: Publisher, Year Published. Medium of Publication (print, e-book, etc.)
Example: Arnold, Tedd. Fly Guy and the Frankenfly. New York: Scholastic Inc., 2013. Print.
|Book with More Than One Author||The first author’s name is written Last Name, First Name but the other author names are written First Name, Last Name. The rest of the format is as above.
Example: Gorman, Carol and Ron J. Findley. Stumptown Kid. Atlanta: Peachtree Publishers, 2005. Print.
|On-Line Encyclopedia Article||Author Last Name, First Name. “Title of Article.” Title of Encyclopedia. Year of Publication. Publisher. Web. Date looked at.
Example: Jackson, Keith. “Chesapeake Bay.” Encyclopedia Britannica. 2006 ed. Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Web. 14 Sept. 2006.
|Website (note: You may not always find an author or a month and year of publication!)||Last Name, First Name. “Website Article.” Website Title (italicized). Website Publisher, Date Month Year Published. Medium of Publication. Date Month Year you looked at it. (The URL ( web address) is no longer required)
Example: “France.” National Geographic Kids. National Geographic Society, 2013. Web. 7 August 2013.
|Video Viewed Online||“Segment Title.” Director/Creator (if available). Title of database or Website (italicized). Year of publication. Medium of Publication. Date Month Year you looked at it.
Example: “The L-Team.” Williams College Libraries. YouTube. 2007. Web. 27 August 2009.
|Sound Recording||Artist Last Name, First Name. “Song Title.” Title of Album. Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of Publication.
Example: Presley, E. “Jailhouse Rock.” Essential Elvis Presley. BMG, 2007. CD.
|Photograph Online||Photographer’s Last Name, First Name (if available). Photograph Title. Year Created. Photograph. Museum/Institution/where kept (if applies). Name of website in italics. Medium of Publication. Date Month Year looked at.
Example: Paley, Albert. The Sentinel. 2003. Photograph. Rochester Institute of Technology. Google Images. Web. 23 July 2009.