Guide: How to cite a Email in MLA style

Guide: How to cite a Email in MLA style

Cite A Email in MLA style

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Use the following template to cite a email using the MLA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the MLA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Author Surname, Author Forename. Letter. 'Title'. Email, Year Published.


Johnson, Des. Letter Conor Bergin to . 'Wind farm construction'. Email, 2014.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


Author Forename Author Surname, 'Title', email, Year Published.


The guidelines were issued under section 28 of the Planning & Development Act 2000, as amended and superseded  an earlier version -  1996 guidelines. Des JohnsonConor Bergin to , 'Wind farm construction', email, 2014.

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