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THEATRE 160 - Theatre Fundamentals: Find Encyclopedia Entries

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Citing Encyclopedia Entries in MLA Style

An Article from a Print Encyclopedia:

Last-name, First-name. “Title of Article.” Title of Encyclopedia.  Ed. Editor's Name.  # of ed. Vol. #.  City of Publication:  Publisher, year.  Print.

An Article from an Online Encyclopedia:

Last-name, First-name. “Title of Article.” Title of Encyclopedia. Ed. Editor's Name. # of ed. Vol. #. City of Publication: Publisher, year. Title of Database or Web site.  Web.  Day Month Year accessed.

 

 

An Example

Eric Weitz. "Gelbart, Larry" The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance. Ed. Dennis Kennedy.  E-reference Edition.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.  Web.  1 September 2011.

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Beth Royall
Contact:
Evansdale Library 106
304-293-9755
Subjects:Art, Music, Theater