The guidelines for citing an essay in MLA format are similar to those for citing a chapter in a book. Include the author of the essay, the title of the essay, the name of the collection if the essay belongs to one, the editor of the collection or other contributors, the publication information, and the page number s. Last, First M. Last, Publisher, year published, page numbers. Website Title , URL if applicable. Gupta, Sanjay.
Schools, journals and university and commercial book presses from around the world follow MLA style. Used primarily in the humanities, according to the MLA style website, MLA format sets rules governing the in-text and works-cited list documentation of sources, including books. Locate the name or names of the author or authors of the book you wish to cite. MLA requires an in-text citation as close to the information you are borrowing as possible. In the text of your paper, include the author's last name and the page number s where the information you are using is located in the book. Purdue University's Online Writing Lab OWL notes that this can be done as part of a sentence or at the end of a sentence in parentheses.
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Check with the latest style guidelines before citing an essay in an anthology since the guidelines are often changed. Write the author's last name followed by a comma, the first name and a period. After the period, write the name of the essay in quotations, placing the period inside the last quotation. Remember to capitalize the first letter of each word in the essay title except for articles such as "an" and "the.