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Music Research Guide: Sample MLA Citations

Sample MLA Citations

Sample MLA citations - see the Purdue OWL website for more details

Book with one author:

Henley, Patricia. The Hummingbird House. MacMurray, 1999.

Scholarly journal article: 

Alonso, Alvaro, and Julio A. Camargo. “Toxicity of Nitrite to Three Species of Freshwater Invertebrates.” Environmental Toxicology, vol. 21, no. 1, 3 Feb. 2006, pp. 90-94. Wiley Online Library, doi:10.1002/tox.20155.


Franz, Julia. "See How Tuvan Throat Singers Can Sing Multiple Notes at Once." PRI Science Friday, 28 March 2017, Accessed 7 March 2019.


Tafreshipour, Amir Mahyar. "Persian Echoes (Concerto for Harp and Orchestra)," Naxos, 2016. Naxos Music Library,