AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Books

  • One author
  • Multiple authors (two to three)
  • Multiple authors (more than three)
  • Edited book
     
EDITED BOOK
APA (6th) General Format Author Last Name, Author Initials. (Year). Title of book: Subtitle of book. Place of publication: Publisher.
APA (6th) Example Lopez, S. (2008). The soloist: a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music. New York: Berkley Books.
MLA (7th) General Format Author Last Name, First Name. Title of Book: Subtitle of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, year. Print.
MLA (7th) Example Lopez, Steve. The Soloist: A Lost Dream, an Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music. New York: Berkley Books, 2008. Print.
Turabian General Format Author Last Name, First Name. Title of Book: Subtitle of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year.
Turabian Example Lopez, Steve. The Soloist: A Lost Dream, an Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music.New York: Berkley Books, 2008.
 
BOOK BY TWO OR THREE AUTHORS
APA (6th) General Format Author Last Name, First Author Initials, & Second Author Last Name, Second Author Initials. (Year). Title of book: Subtitle of book. Place of publication: Publisher.
APA (6th) Example Clark, N., & Scott, P.S. (2009) Game addiction: the experience and the effects. Jefferson, NC: McFarland.
MLA (7th) General Format Author Last Name, First Name, and Second Author Full Name. Title of Book: Subtitle of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, year. Print.
MLA (7th) Example Clark, Neils, and P. Shavaun Scott. Game Addiction: The Experience and the Effects. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009. Print.
Turabian General Format Author Last Name, First Name, and Second Author Full Name. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year.
Turabian Example Clark, Neils, and P. Shavaun Scott. Game Addiction: The Experience and the Effects. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.
 
BOOK BY MULTIPLE AUTHORS (more than three)
APA (6th) General Format First Author Last Name, First Author Initials, Second Author Last Name, Second Author Initials,  Third Author Last Name, Third Author Initials, & Fourth Author Last Name, Fourth Author Initials. (Year). Title of Book. Place of publication: Publisher.
APA (6th) Example Bell, I. McGrane, B., Gunderson, J., & Anderson, T.L. (2011). This book is not required: An emotional and intellectual survival manual for students. Los Angeles: Sage.
MLA (7th) General Format First Author Last Name, First Author First Name, et al. Title of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, Year. Print.
MLA (7th) Example Bell, Inge, et al. This Book is Not Required: An Emotional and Intellectual Survival Manual for Students. 4th ed. Los Angeles: Sage, 2011. Print.
Turabian General Format First Author Last Name, First Author First Name, Second Author Full Name, Third Author Full Name, Fourth Author Full Name. Title of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, Year.
Turabian Example Bell, Inge, Bernard McGrane, John Gunderson, Terri L. Anderson. This Book is Not Required: An Emotional and Intellectual Survival Manual for Students. 4th ed. Los Angeles: Sage, 2011.
 
EDITED BOOK
APA (6th) General Format Editor Last Name, Editor Initials (Ed.) (Year). Title of book: Subtitle of book. Place of publication: Publisher.
APA (6th) Example LaFollette, H. (ed.). (2005). The Oxford handbook of practical ethics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
MLA (7th) General Format Editor Last Name, Editor First Name, ed. Title of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, year. Print.
MLA (7th) Example LaFollette, Hugh, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Practical Ethics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. Print.
Turabian General Format Editor Last Name, Editor First Name, ed. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year.
Turabian Example LaFollette, Hugh, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Practical Ethics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005