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MLA Citation Style, 8th Edition: Books

A University of Lethbridge Library guide to MLA style citations.

Citing Books

This section provides examples of book citations.  The letters IT designate an in-text parenthetical citation while WC marks a works cited entry. Please navigate to one of the pages below:

For more information and examples, be sure to consult the MLA Handbook. The numbers at the top of each page listed above refer to sections and page numbers in the handbook.