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BOOK: Author. Title. City of publication: Publisher, Year.

Shaw, Arnold. Popular Music in America. New York: Harper, 2001.

ENCYCLOPEDIA ARTICLE: Author. (if given) "Title of Article." Title of Encyclopedia. Edition year.

Adams, Robert. "White Mountains." World Book Encyclopedia. 2000 ed.

MULTIVOLUME WORK: Author or editor. (if given) Title of Multivolume Work. Volume number. city: Publisher, Year.

Jacobs, Debra, ed. Wildlife and Plants of the World. Vol. 12. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 1999.

MAGAZINE ARTICLE: Author. "Title of Article." Title of Magazine. Date: Page numbers.

Tuffy, Shawn. "The Universal Teenager." Newsweek. 12 May 1999: 24-32.

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE: Author. "Title of Article." Name of Newspaper. [City, if not part of name of local newspaper] Date: Page numbers.

Lange, Dianne. "Climbing High, But Feeling Low." Foster's Daily Democrat. [Dover, NH] 13 Feb. 2001: D1.

CD ROM: Author. (if given) "Title of Article." Title of CD ROM. CD ROM. Edition year. City: Publisher, Year.

Lewis, John. "Elephant." Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. CD ROM. 2001 ed. New York: Grolier, 2000.

WEB SITE: Author. (if given) Title of Article. (if given) Title of Site. Organization or Company. (if given) Date of access. <Electronic address>.

Chambers, Kevin. "Breaking the Ice." The Weather Channel. 14 Feb. 2001. <>.

OR ESPN Network. 7 March 2001. <>.

VIDEO, DVD or FILM: Title. Director or Producer. Type of material. Distributor, Year.

Titanic. Dir. James Cameron. Videocassette. Paramount Pictures, 1997.

CD OR AUDIOCASSETTE: Performer or Composer. Title. Type of material. Manufacturer, Year.

Jones, Margaret. Romances for Saxophone. CD. Angel, 1998.

TELEVISION OR RADIO PROGRAM: "Title of Episode." Title of Program. Name of Network. Station letters, City. Date.

"Frankenstein: The Making of the Monster." NOVA. PBS. WGBH, Boston. 28 Dec. 1999.

INTERVIEW: Person interviewed. Type of interview. (Personal or telephone) Date.

Hatch, Jessica. Personal interview. 29 April 2001.


Developed in accordance with:

Gibaldi, Joseph. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 5th ed. New York: Modern Language Association, 1999.

Nottage, Cindy and Virginia Morse. IIM: Independent Investigation Method. 4th ed. Epping, NH : Active Learning Systems, 2000.

Sebranek, Patrick, Dave Kemper, and Verne Meyrer. Writers INC: A Student Handbook for Writing and Learning. Wilmington, Massachusetts: Write Source, 2001.

May 2001 Dover School District Dover, NH