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MLA 8 Citation Guide

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Entry in an Online Reference Work (p. 205)

Works Cited List:

Author Surname, First Name. "Title of Entry." Title of Reference Work, Date, edited by First Name Last Name, etc., URL


Graham, Graham. (2005). "Behaviorism." The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Fall 2007 ed., edited by Elizabeth Zalta,

If no author is given, use the entry title in quotations.  In Text Citation: Entry title in quotations
In-Text Citation:
      (Author Surname) or ("Entry Title")

Entry from Reference Works Online