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CCP 204/205: The Developing Professional in Early Childhood Education/Practicum for the Developing ECE Professional

Use this guide to complete the CCP 204 / 205 Resources File Assignment.

MLA Handbook 8th edition

Purdue OWL MLA

MLA Citation Format Examples

Basic book format

Last Name, First Name. Title of Book. City of Publication, Publisher, Publication Date.

Spaeth, Kenneth E., Circle Gardening: Growing Vegetables Outside the Box. College Station, Texas A&M University Press, 2018.


Journal/Magazine format

Magazine

Author(s). "Title of Article." Title of Periodical, Day Month Year, pages.

Dillard, Coshandra. “Demystfying the Mind.” Teaching Tolerance, no. 61, Spring 2019, pp. 52–55.

Journal - Scholarly article

Author(s). "Title of Article." Title of Journal, Volume, Issue, Year, pages.

Kleppe, Rasmus. “Affordances for 1- to 3-Year-Olds’ Risky Play in Early Childhood Education and Care.” Journal of Early Childhood Research, vol. 16, no. 3, Sept. 2018, pp. 258–275.

Cite research databases (e.g. EBSCO, ProQuest, Gale, ScienceDirect) and other subscription services as containers. Thus, provide the title of the database italicized before the DOI or URL. If a DOI is not provided, use the URL instead. Provide the date of access if you wish.

Kleppe, Rasmus. “Affordances for 1- to 3-Year-Olds’ Risky Play in Early Childhood Education and Care.” Journal of Early Childhood Research, vol. 16, no. 3, Sept. 2018, pp. 258–275. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1177/1476718X18762237.


Website format

Editor, author, or compiler name (if available). Name of Site. Version number, Name of institution/organization affiliated with the site (sponsor or publisher), date of resource creation (if available), URL, DOI or permalink. Date of access (if applicable).

Adams, James, R. The National Herb Garden. 2015. U.S. Agriculture Department. https://agresearchmag.ars.usda.gov/2005/may/garden . February 18, 2019.