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MLA Style Guide: Book with three or more editors

This guide covers how in-text citations and references should be formatted in the MLA Style, 9th Edition.

Book with three or more editors

Reference: Last name, First name of first editor, et al. editors. Title. Publisher, Year of Publication. 

Example: Mildrum, Sheila, et al. editors. Understanding Close Reading Methods. Oxford UP, 2016. 


  • (Editor Last name et al. Page no)
  • (Page no)


  • Another approach (Mildrum et al. 55) shows.…
  • Mildrum et al. (55) argue.…

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