How do you cite an encyclopedia in a paper?

If a dictionary or encyclopedia entry has no author, the in-text citation should include the title of the entry. The title of the entry should be in quotation marks, with each word starting with a capital letter. The title of the entry will be followed by a comma and the year of publication.

How do you cite a World Book encyclopedia?

Format. Author’s Last Name, First Name. “Title of Entry.” Title of Encyclopedia or Dictionary, edited by Editor’s First Name Last Name, Edition if given and not first edition, vol. Volume Number, Publisher Name, Date of Publication, pp.

How do you cite National Geographic Encyclopedia?

Citing an Encyclopedia in Print Article Title. Encyclopedia Name, edited by Editor’s First Name Last Name, Edition if not first edition, Volume number, Publisher Name, Year published, Page number(s). McGhee, Karen, and George McKay. Old World Monkeys. Encyclopedia of Animals. National Geographic Society, 2007, p.