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CO103: Effective Presentation

MLA 8 On the Web

Formatting a Media Citation Slide

Media citations should be placed on a slide(s) at the end of your presentation. Label the slide Media Citations.

 Media Citations

Slide 1 (Example of Digital Image on Website with Author)

Wilkins, Matthew. "Weymouth Fire Department rescuing a resident during the height of the                        flooding." CBS Boston, CBS Broadcasting Incorporated. 4 Jan. 2018.                                                              wessagusset-beach/      

Slide 2 (Example of Digital Image w/o Author)

"DCMA Employee information regarding the January 2018 government shutdown." Defense                      Contract Management Agency, Dept. of Defense. 20 January                                                             2018.                  dcma-employees/

Slide 3 (Example of Digital Image w/o Title)

Lohr- Jones, Albin. Photograph of DACA protesters. PBS, Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty                      Images. 16 June 2017.                program-shields-young-immigrants-deportation

Slide 4 (Example of personal photograph)

Sunset, New London, CT. Photograph by Regina Ewing. 15 Oct 2015.


MLA 8 Guides

What's New in MLA8

  • Single format for all sources
  • Pseudonyms for authors names 
  • Omitting city of publication
  • Adding URLS, omitting http:// and https://

MLA Handbook

The OWL web site is an excellent resource, but not all examples are represented.  You may be referred to the print version, which is available upon request at the Library Service Desk.