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MLA: 8th Edition Works Cited Guide

Divided into categories, this libguide offers basic templates and examples. For questions beyond the basics, please see the handbook--on reserve at the Central Service Desk. Ask for it by call number: LB2369 .G53 2016.


MLA Handbook. 8th ed., Kindle ed., Modern Language Association of American,


Morrison, Toni. Beloved. Alfred Knopf, 1987. 

Singleton Jermaine. Cultural Melancholy: Readings of Race, Impossible Mourning,

and AfricanAmerican Ritual. U of Illinois P, 2015. Proquest ebrary,


Rahavi, M. Marit, and Sonja B. Starr. "Racial Disparity in Federal Criminal Sentences." 

Journal of Political Economy, vol. 122, no. 6, Dec. 2014, pp. 1320-1354.

Sklansky, David Alan. "Not Your Father's Police Department: Making Sense of the

New Demographics of Law Enforcement." The Journal of Criminal Law

and Criminologyvol. 96, no. 3, Spring 2006, pp.1209-1243. JSTOR,

Wakefield, Sarah, and Christopher Wildeman. "Mass Imprisonment and Racial

Disparities in Childhood Behavioral Problems." Criminology and Public Policy,

vol.10, no. 3,Aug. 2011, pp. 793-817. Wiley Online Library



Diamond, Jason. "The 25 Best Websites for Literature Lovers." Flavorware, 5 Aug. 2015,

Doyne, Shannon. "Poetry Pairing: Invitation to Love." Poetry Pairings, 

The Learning Network: Teaching and Learning with The New York Times,

19 Feb. 2016,


@geofhuth. "If Chosen as First Lady, Melania Will Focus on Helping the

Homely and Ugly - #TrumpHeadlines." Twitter, 15 July 2016, 7:24,p.m.,

National Center for Education Statistics. New Americans in Postsecondary

Education: A Profile of Immigrant and Second-Generation American

Undergraduates, United States Department of Education Accessed 27 July 2016.