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HOW TO CITE

Use the tabbed options below to find the info you need to know about how to cite your work properly, demonstrate your excellent research, and avoid plagiarism

MLA Citation Style

MLA Style was developed by the Modern Language Association. It is the most common style format used in undergraduate education, but is used frequently for scholarly writing outside the classroom as well.

Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL) and Excelsior Online Writing Lab are also excellent sources for information on how to use MLA style, including how to format papers, create a bibliography, cite in text, and more.

MLA Handbook

If you need to delve into the rules that are used to structure the OWL or the Style Guides, check out the source:

How to format a paper in MLA style - Thanks David Taylor!