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MLA 8 Citation Guide

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Lectures and Class Notes

This format can be used if citing a set of notes from a lecture (e.g. PowerPoint slides provided by the instructor). 
If you want to cite something from a lecture that was not included in a set of lecture notes, you would use the format for a personal communication (see the format for an interview, for example).
Reference list:

Author Surname, First Name. "Lecture or Presentation Title." Other Pertinent Information. URL.  Access date is optional.


Pastern, Blaise. “The Falling Snow in The Dead.” Utica College ENG 334, 23 May 2017, Accessed 12 Aug. 2017.

In-text citation:





Works Cited List

Course module in UMUC online classroom

UMUC. "What Is Research?" Course module in UMUC LIBS 150 online classroom, Summer 2016,

No official MLA format for citing online classroom materials exists. This is merely a recommended format to use in citing such documents.

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