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SPC 1608: Speech Communication: APA and MLA

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MLA8 Citation

MLA8 Basic:


Author.  Title. Publisher, Year.

Atwood, Margaret. The Handmaid's Tale. Random House, 1986.


Author. "Title of Article." Title of Container, vol.?, no. ?, Year, pp.??. Title of Container, url.

Britton, Ronald. "Mary Shelley's Frankenstein:  What Made the Monster Monstrous?" Journal

       of Analytical Psychology, vol. 60, no. 1, 2015, pp. 1-11. Academic Search


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APA Citation

APA Basic


Author, A. A. (Year). Title of work. Location:  Publisher.

Atwood, M. (1986). The handmaid's tale. New York:  Random House.


Author, A. A. (Year). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number, page range, Retrieved from url or doi

Franck, C., Grandi, S.M. & Eisenberg, M. J. (2013). Taxing junk food to counter obesity.

         American Journal of Public Health, 103(11), 1949-53. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2013.301279

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