how to cite dissertation from database mla
Thesis – A document submitted to earn a degree at a university.
Njus, Jesse. Performing the Passion: A Study on the Nature of Medieval Acting. 2010. Northwestern U, PhD dissertation.
A dissertation is a unique type of source. It is a finished, stand-alone work written under the auspices of an institution. In a change from the previous edition of the MLA Handbook, we do not distinguish between published and unpublished dissertations. To cite a dissertation, include in the entry the author, title, and date of publication as core elements. As an optional element, list the institution granting the degree and a description of the work.
Last, First M. “Article Title.” Database Name. Database publisher, Date Month Year Published. Web. Date Month Year Accessed.
Last-name, First-name. “Title of Dissertation.” Diss. Place of Study, Year. Title of Database. Web. Date Month Year of Access.
WC: Thomson, David. “Tracing the Networks of Postmodernity: Media and Technology in the Novels of Martin
Example 1 – MA Thesis
Title & subtitle of the book: What Variables Appear to Work in Stress Managment Programs in the Workplace and How Effective are These Programs?
The title and subtitle are separated by a colon. Capitalize all important and proper words. Place in Italics and end with a period or if it has a question mark in the title, that is sufficient.
the Workplace and How Effective are These Programs? MS Thesis, The College of