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How do I cite a source with no author listed and no page numbers, in MLA format?

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In-text citations:

If your source has no author listed, use the title of the article in your in-text citation instead.  Place the title in quotes.  If the title is more than a few words, shorten the title.

Example: Research indicates that three quarters of jail inmates did not complete high school ("Saving Futures" 6).

If there are no page numbers on the document, just use the title.

Works cited page:

The format for citing web documents is:

Editor, author, or compiler name (if available). Title of document. Version number. Name of institution/organization affiliated with the site (sponsor or publisher), date of resource creation (if available). Medium of publication. Date of access.

If no author's name is available, start the citation with the title of the document.

Example: Saving Futures, Saving Dollars. Rep. Alliance for Excellent Education, Aug. 2006. Web. Aug. 2013.

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