If my works-cited-list entry has a title styled in quotation marks that ends in a question mark, should I insert a period after the question mark?
Note: This post relates to content in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. For up-to-date guidance, see the ninth edition of the MLA Handbook.
No. Omit the period, as shown in the example below:
“How Do I Cite a Map?” The MLA Style Center, Modern Language Association of America, 6 Apr. 2018, style.mla.org/citing-images-viewed-firsthand-or-online/.
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