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MLA Citation Guide 8th Edition: Citing an eBook

A guide to citing according to the MLA 8th edition

What you will need to cite an eBook

To cite an ebook, you will need:

  1. Author (s), or editor (s)
  2. Title of the ebook italicized
  3. Publisher
  4. Date of publication
  5. Name of the database or website italicized
  6. DOI or URL
  7. Access date optional (check with your professor)

eBook from the Web



Online version of a print book


eBook from a Library Database