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