Works Cited: Sample Entries
For more examples and further explanations, see The Practical Writer, 7th edition, Chapter 25.
BOOKS and OTHER PRINT SOURCES
Stafford, Patricia M. Your Two Brains. New York: Atheneum, 1996.
Spangenburg, Ray, and Diane K. Moser. The Story of America’s Bridges.
New York: Facts on File, 1991.
Group as Author
National Commission on Health Care. Report of the National Commission
on Health Care. Washington: GPO, 1994.
Government and International Body Publications:
United States. Dept. of State. Islamic Developments in Africa.
Washington: GPO, 1989.
Author Not Given:
A Collection of Slavic Stories and Rhymes. Baltimore: Court, 1995.
Kemp, Gilbert M., ed. Narcotics Trafficking and the Caribbean Islands.
Madison: U of Wisconsin, 1990.
Part of a Collection:
Parker, Robin. “Working Mothers Benefit the Family.” The Family in
America: Opposing Viewpoints. Ed. Viqi Wagner. San Diego:
Greenhaven, 1992. 141-46.
Edition Other Than First:
Doyle, Rachel Marie. Desktop Publishing Software. 3d ed. New York:
Encyclopedia or Almanac – familiar and with annual new editions:
LeMone, Margaret A. “Cloud.” World Book Encyclopedia, 2000 ed.
“National Park System.” World Almanac and Book of Facts. 2001 ed.
“Ceramic Artists.” Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance.
Ed. Holli R. Constance. Vol. 2. Chicago: Ferguson, 2001.
“Sound Technician.” Communications and the Arts. New York:
Macmillan, 1993. Vol. 3 of Career Information Center. 13 vols.
Periodical – Magazine Article:
Ratnesar, Romesh. “Why Bush Had to Act.” Time 25 Mar. 2002: 36+.
Periodical – Newspaper Article:
Kong, Deborah. “Illegal Immigrants abound in some jobs.” The Des
Moines Register 22 Mar. 2002: A1.
Web-Based Databases such as EBSCO and World Book:
Ash, Timothy Garton. “The New Adolph Hitler?” Time 5 Apr. 1999:
76+. Online EBSCO. Available <http://search.epnet.com>
(25 Oct. 2000).
Smith, Jeff. “Autism.” World Book Online. 2002. Online. Internet.
Available <http://www.worldbookonline.com> (2 Mar. 2002).
World Wide Web Site:
Peagram, William. “American Civil War Ordnance.” 1996. Online.
Internet. Available <http://www.geoglobe.com/users> (10 Feb.
Smith, Bob. “African Safaris.” 20 May 2001. Online. Internet. Personal
E-mail. Available email@example.com (21 Jan. 2002).