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Citation Examples – Lead from Here and Other Resources

Rules

Sample Description for Format of Publication

Android App
CD
Conference Proceedings
Digital File
DVD
Email

Film
Game
iPad App
iPhone App
Lecture
LP

MP3
Notes
Oil on Canvas
Online Image
Online Video Performance
Photograph

PowerPoint
Prezi Presentation
Presentation
Print
Sculpture
Web

MLA Citation Format

Author’s last name, First name. “Title of small part of resource.” Title of Overall big part of resource. Sponsor or Publisher of source, date of last update. Format. Date accessed.<URL> .

Examples

Lead From Here Resources

Center for Creative Leadership, and Ravenscroft School.  Lead From Here: Citizen Leader Framework: Competencies and Definitions. CCL: Greensboro; Ravenscroft School: Raleigh, 2014. Web. 30 Apr. 2015. <https://docs.google.com/a/ravenscroft.org/spreadsheets/d/1-CO9IVBc9F-DDKXBKBI0bwii5xhpw8nfM7SbbIUrgEQ/edit#gid=0>.

Center for Creative Leadership, and Ravenscroft School. Citizen Leader Framework. CCL: Greensboro; Ravenscroft School: Raleigh, 2014. Web. 30 Apr. 2015. <http://www.ravenscroft.org/uploaded/Lead_From_Here/Framework_2014.jpg>.

Center for Creative Leadership. Direction - Alignment - Commitment. Greensboro: Center for Creative Leadership, 2014. Print.

Ravenscroft School. "Lead From Here." Ravenscroft School. Ravenscroft School: Raleigh, 2014. Web. 30 Apr. 2015. <http://www.ravenscroft.org/page.cfm?p=1960>.

Applications and Games

“Congo.” Google Earth. Version 4. Mountain View: Google, 2009. Online Application.

Wegener, Jonathan and Benny Wong. Exit Strategy. New York: JWeg Ventures, LLC., 2009. iPhone Application.

Wii Sports Resort. Redmond: Nintendo, 2009. Video Game.

Class Lecture and Anthologies– different formats

Beineke, Sharon. “Canterbury Tales.” Honors English 2. Department of English, Ravenscroft School. May 2, 2006. Lecture Notes, Print.

Blake, William. "A Poison Tree." 1794.  Upper School British Literature Reader. Raleigh: Ravenscroft School, 2013. 20-21. Print.

Douglass, Frederick. "My Bondage and My Freedom." 1855. Upper School American Literature Reader. Raleigh: Ravenscroft School, 2013. 67. Print.

Kielty, Phillip. “The Rise of Napoleon.” AP World History. Department of Social Studies, Ravenscroft School. Spring 2009. PowerPoint File.

Dramatic Performance

Wicked. By Gregory Maguire. Dir. Joe Mantello. Perf. Alli Mauzey and Nicole Parker. Gershwin Theatre, New York. July 11, 2009. Performance.

E-mail

Haidary, Zaki. “Re: Advisory Lunch.” Aug. 28, 2009. E-mail.

Film

Cheadle, Don, perf. Hotel Rwanda. Dir. Terry George. MGM, 2005. Film.

The Chorus [Les Choristes]. Dir. Christophe Barratier. 2003. Miramax, 2005. DVD.

The Crucible. Dir. Nicholas Hynter. Perf. Daniel Day-Lewis and Winona Rider. 1996. 20th Century Fox, 2004. DVD.

Images from the Web

Forbes, Brian. “Wakey Wakey.” Flickr. Photograph. Yahoo, Inc., Dec. 26, 2008. Web. Jan. 5, 2009. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/brizo_the_scot/3140791467/>.

Lange, Dorothea. Migrant mother Florence Thompson & children. 1936. Photograph. LIFE Magazine. 1936. Web. Jan. 5, 2008. <http://images.google.com/hosted/life>.

Interview – notice various formats

Aldrin, Buzz. Interview by Steve Inskeep. Morning Edition. National Public Radio. July 20, 2009. Radio.

Aldrin, Buzz. “Aldrin Reflects on Life after Moon Mission.” Morning Edition. Online Audio. National Public Radio. July 20, 2009. Web. July 30, 2009. <http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=106749753>.

Lang, Michael. Telephone interview. Oct. 19, 2005.

Pruden, Bill. Personal interview. Apr. 21, 2009.

Sandler, Adam and Judd Apatow. Interview by Charlie Rose. Charlie Rose. Public Broadcasting System. WNET, New York. July 31, 2009. Television.

Music or Sound Recording – first thing you cite is who/what you want to emphasize

Matthews, Dave, perf. Remember Two Things. Dave Matthews Band. RCA, 1997. CD.

Maroon 5. “This Love.” Songs About Jane. Octone, 2002. MP3.

Television or Radio Program

“Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington.” The Simpsons. Fox. WRAZ, Raleigh. Sept. 19, 2003. Television.

Twitter, Blog, or Facebook Posting

King, Sallie. “Summer Vacation…” Elise Thrash’s Facebook Page. Wall posting. July 31, 2009. Web. July 31, 2009. <http://www.facebook.com/elise.thrash>.

Valenza, Joyce. “50 Fun iPhone Apps…” Joyce Valenza’s Twitter Page. Tweet. Aug. 3, 2009. Web. Aug. 3, 2009. <http://www.twitter.com/joycevalenza>.

Videos on the Web – give format to let reader know it was video and not article

Cicierega, Neil. “Potter Puppet Pals in ‘The Mysterious Ticking Noise’” YouTube. Online video. Mar. 23, 2007. YouTube, LLC. Web. July 30, 2009. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tx1XIm6q4r4>.

Visual Art – one for original and one example from website, notice changes and medium of composition

Van Gogh, Vincent. Starry Night. 1889. Museum of Modern Art, New York. Oil on Canvas.

Van Gogh, Vincent. Starry Night. 1889. Image. Museum of Modern Art, New York. Van Gogh Gallery. Web. Aug. 3, 2009. <http://www.vangoghgallery.com/catalog/Painting/508/Starry-Night.html>.

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