Each entry in your References list usually contains the following information, in this order: author(s) or editor(s), date of publication, title of work, and publication information. There are specific rules around the formatting of each part of the citation. The general format is given below:
Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Title of the work: Subtitle. Place of Publication: Publisher.
For specific examples of References list entries, go to the Your Reference List section of this guide.