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Citing Sources


MLA style refers to the citation format established by the Modern Language Association. MLA is used by many disciplines in the humanities. MLA style provides citation formats for works of art, correspondence, and archived manuscripts.

What is MLA Style?
by the Modern Language Association

MLA Tutorial
guide to the new MLA Documentation style (April 2009), with examples, explanations, interactive exercises

MLA Formatting and Style Guide
by the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue

Citation Fox MLA
by University Libraries, University at Albany, State Universities of New York
Templates and examples are provided for many different resource types in books, journals, online and WWW sources as well as miscellaneous print and other media.