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Assignment | Proposal Essay with Research (Vasconcelos): Works Cited

ENGL 1301 | Prof. M. Vasconcelos (Fall 2022)

Example Citations

General Format

Author Lastname, First. "Title of the Article." Journal Name, vol. x, no. x, YYYY, pp. x-x. Database/Website Name, url/doi.

2 Authors

FitzRoy, Felix, and Jim Jin. “Higher Tax for Top Earners.” Journal of Economics, vol. 122, no. 2, 2017, pp. 121–36. JSTOR,


  • Parenthetical: overall idea/summary: (FitzRoy and Jin)
  • Parenthetical: specific pieces of info: (FitzRoy and Jin 129)

3+ Authors

Toussaint, Brigitte, et al. “Review of Micro- and Nanoplastic Contamination in the Food Chain.” Food Additives & Contaminants. Part A: Chemistry, Analysis, Control, Exposure & Risk Assessment, vol. 36, no. 5, May 2019, pp. 639–673. EBSCOhost, https://doi.org10.1080/19440049.2019.1583381.


  • Parenthetical: overall idea/summary: (Toussaint et al.)
  • Parenthetical: specific pieces of info: (Toussaint et al. 655)

General Format

Author Lastname, First. Title of Book: The Whole Thing. Publisher, YYYY. E-book Collection/Website Name, url.


Christopher D. Mills. Food: Nutrition, Packaging, Waste and Safety. SNOVA, 2020. EBSCOhost,,cpid&custid=s1088435&db=nlebk&AN=2420332&site=ehost-live.


  • Parenthetical: (Mills), (Mills 87), (Mills 243-4)

Chapter in a Collection of Essays in E-Book:

Grasso-Kelley, Elizabeth M., et al. "Potential Sources and Risk Factors." Control of Salmonella and Other Bacterial Pathogens in Low-Moisture Foods, edited by Richard Podolak and Darryl G. Black, John Wiley & Sons, 2017, pp. 41-65. ProQuest Ebook Central,


  • Parenthetical: (Grasso-Kelley et al.), (Grasso-Kelley et al. 50)

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