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MLA Style Guide

Creating References for Videos


Select from one of the following links for formatting and examples for each item type:

Refer to the core elements of MLA style as they apply to your resource to create your references:

  1. Author (Director or Creator).
  2. Title of source.
  3. Title of container (Series, Website, etc.),
  4. Other contributors,
  5. Version (App),
  6. Number,
  7. Publisher (Production Company),
  8. Publication date,
  9. Location (URL).

Remember, all nine of the core elements may not apply to the item you are referring to. Only use those elements that apply to the work you are referencing.