Example 1 – Two or Three Authors
IT: (Dobson and Kamboureli 89)
WC: Dobson, Kit, and Smaro Kamboureli. Producing Canadian Literature: Authors Speak on the Literary Marketplace.
Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2012. Print.
Example 2 – Two or Three Editors
IT: (Shatz and Wilkinson 156)
WC: Shatz, Marilyn, and Louise C. Wilkinson, eds. The Education of English Language Learners: Research to
Practice. New York: Guilford, 2010. Print.
Example 3 – More than Three Authors or Editors
IT: (Bennett et al. 303)
WC: Bennett, Tony, et al. New Keywords: A Revised Vocabulary of Culture and Society. Malden: Blackwell, 2005.
NOTE: In the case of more than three authors or editors, it is also acceptable to include all of the authors' or editors' names in the in-text parenthetical reference and works cited entry, if you choose to do so. Whichever you choose, be consistent.