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Citation Guide (APA, MLA and More): Books and eBooks

6th Edition APA, 7th Edition APA, 8th Edition MLA

APA Style 7th Manual

MLA Manual (Print)

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Citing Books & eBooks

The parts of your citation must be put in a certain order based on the "style" of citation you are using. Common styles at GGC are APA and MLA.  

Editor instead of an author? Examples of how to cite: APA Example; MLA Example

APA Book & eBook

APA Format

Author last name, Initial. (Year).Title of book. City, Country of Publication:


APA Book Example

Evans, J. (2007). Your psychology report: The essential guide. Los Angeles, CA:


APA eBook Example

Broussard, M. S. (2017). Reading, research, and writing. Retrieved


MLA Book & eBook
MLA Format

Author last name, first name. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Date   

     of Publication.

MLA Book Example

Northcut, Francis. How to Get A's in College: Hundred's of Student Tested

     Tips. Hundred Heads Books, 2007. 

MLA eBook Example

Drew, Sue, and Rosie Bingham. The Guide to Learning and Study Skills: For

     Higher Education and at Work, Routledge, 2017,eBook