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Lopez, M. T.
Lopez, M. T., & Fox, J.
Three to Six Authors
Lopez, M. T., Fox, J., & Moran, A.
Six or More Authors
Harris, M., Karper, E., Stacks, G., Hoffman, D., DeNiro, R., Cruz, P., et al.(“et al.” means “and others.”)
Organization as Author
Pima Community College.
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|Rev. ed.||Revised edition|
|2nd ed.||second edition|
|Ed. (Eds.)||Editor (Editors)|
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|Vol.||Volume (as in Vol. 4)|
|Vols.||Volumes (as in Vols. 1-4)|
General format for books
Author(s). (Year of publication). Title of book: Subtitle of book. Place of publication:
Items in green indicate variations in the citation based on the format.
Book with One Author
Dixon, W. E. (2003). Twenty studies that revolutionized child psychology. Upper Saddle River, NJ:
Book with Two Authors
Book with Corporate Author
Electronic Book (E-Book) with URL
Hersen, M., & Ammerman, R. T. (Eds.). (2000). Advanced abnormal child psychology (2nd ed.).
Retrieved from http://www.netlibrary.com. library2.pima.edu/
Graphic novel / comic book
Gaiman, N., Jones, K. & Vess, C. (2010). Sandman: Dream country (Vol. 3). New York, NY: Vertigo.
Book published in 2nd or subsequent edition
Helfer, M. E., Kempe, R. S., & Krugman, R. D. (1997). The battered child (5th ed). Chicago, IL:
University of Chicago Press.
Book with editors instead of authors.
Torr, J. D. (Ed.). (2004). Crime and criminals. San Diego: Greenhaven Press.
Berko, A. (2007). The path to paradise: The inner world of suicide bombers and their
dispatchers (E. Yuval, Trans.). Westport, CT: Praeger Security International. (Original
work published 2004).
ARTICLES OR CHAPTERS WITHIN A BOOK
Work in an anthology or edited book
Brown, G. W. (2000). Emotion and clinical depression: An environmental view. In M.
Lewis & J. M. Haviland-Jones (Eds.), Handbook of emotions (2nd ed., pp. 75-90).
New York, NY: Guilford Press.
Electronic Article from an Online Reference Book
Baran, A., & Lifton, B. (2004). Adoption. In S. G. Post (Ed.), Encyclopedia of bioethics, (Vol. 1, pp. 68-74). Retrieved from http://0-go.galegroup.com