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MLA Style Guide: Group/Individual Assignments

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

Group/Individual Assignment

Reference: Author's Surname, First name. "Title/Description of Assignment." Unit Code: Name of Unit, Name of Department, Name of Institution, Year.

Example: O’Neill, Paul, et al. “Gothic Fiction in the Victorian Era.” ENG10034: Literature of the Victorian Era, School of English, Drama and Film, University College Dublin, 2010.

In-Text Citation:

  • (First author Last name et al. Page No)
  • (Page No)


  • The coverage of the 1888 Whitechapel murders in the “Penny Press” may have inspired Stoker’s Gothic creation (O’Neill et al. 3).
  • As part of our group assignment we examined newspaper coverage of the infamous 1888 Whitechapel murders as a source for Stoker’s Dracula (3).


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