Books

Template:

Last name, Author’s first name Abbreviated. (Year of Publication). Title with only first letter capitalized: Capitalize

first letter after a colon though. Publication City, Publication State Abbreviated: Publisher.

Examples:

Book with one author

Twenge, J. M. (2006). Generation me: Why today’s young Americans are more confident, assertive, entitled—and

more miserable—than ever before. New York, NY: Free Press.

Book with two or more authors

Astin, A. W., Vogelgesang, L. J., Ikeda, E. K., & Yee, J.A. (2000). How service learning affects students. Los

Angeles, CA: Higher Education Research Institute.

Organization as author

Corporation for National and Community Service. (2010). What is service learning? Washington, DC: Author.

Two or more works by the same author

Eller, C. (2003). Am I a woman? A skeptic’s guide to gender. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.

Eller, C. (2011). Gentlemen and amazons: The myth of matriarchal prehistory, 1861-1900. Berkeley: University of

California Press.

Book with editor(s)

Ferrari, J., & Chapman, J. G. (Eds.). (1999). Educating students to make a difference: Community-based service

learning. New York, NY: Haworth Press.

Selection in an edited book or anthology

Primavera, J. (1999). The unintended consequences of volunteerism: Positive outcomes for those who serve. In

Ferrari, J., & Chapman, J. G. (Eds.), Educating students to make a difference: Community-based service

learning (pp. 125-140). New York, NY: Haworth Press.

Unknown author or editor

Give me liberty. (1969). New York, NY: World.