F. Lastname. Title of Book. City, State, Country: Publisher, Year. [Online]. Available: URL or Database Name.
F. Lastname. Title of Book, F. Lastname, Ed. City, State, Country: Publisher, Year. DOI.
F. Lastname. Title of Book. City, State, Country: Publisher, Year.
P. Mayle, A Good Year. New York, NY, USA: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.
B. L. Beagan, et al., Acquired Tastes: Why Families Eat the Way They Do. Univ. of British Columbia Press, 2015. [Online]. Available: ProQuest Ebook Central.
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The title of the book should appear in title case (i.e. capitalize each word) (p. 39, "Books, Monographs: Examples," 1). For edited volumes, you can include the editor after the title of the book, or, if you do not know the author, you can include the editor in the author position; the editor's name should be followed by "Ed." to indicate their role (p. 35, "Books: Examples," 5). If you provide the DOI for a book, you do not need to provide the URL (see p. 39, "Periodicals: Examples," 3). If your accessed the book from a library database, provide the name of the database in place of the URL (see p. 40, "U.S. Government Documents: Example," 1).
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