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How to Read a Citation

A guide to help you figure out how to decipher a citation, in any style!

Citation for a book

Here's an example of a book from OneSearch:

 

Here's how that citation would look when it is formatted (MLA style):

University Libraries

One Bear Place #97148
Waco, TX 76798-7148

(254) 710-6702