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MLA Citations Guide - Maple Woods

Welcome! Nervous about MLA citations? This is the place for you! Information about in-text citations, bibliography format, and general rules of practice for citations in academia!

Netflix (or other streaming service) Original Episode

Example of a streaming show:

"I Wasn't Ready." Orange Is the New Black, season 1, episode 1, Netflix, 11 July 2013. Netflix netflix.com. 

Note: in this instance, the first mention of Netflix is not italicized as it is acting here as the publisher of Orange Is the New Black and not as another "container" for the publisher.
 

Streamed Television Episode (that originally appeared on TV station)

Example of a streaming show episode which originally aired on television:

"Pilot." The 100, season 1, episode 1, CW, 19 Mar. 2014. Netflix, netflix.com.

Television Episode from TV Station

Example of a specific show episode airing on television:

"Pilot." The 100, season 1, episode 1, CW, 19 Mar. 2014. 

Entire Television Show

Example of an entire television show:

The 100. Performance by Eliza Taylor, CBS Television Studios and Warner Bros. Television Studios, 2014-2020. 

*Note: in this example, the writer is focused on Eliza Taylor's performance.