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Citing Your Sources: MLA Style

Resources to assist in citing your sources and managing references.

Official MLA Style Resources

Following are resources provided by the Modern Languages Association:

Understanding MLA 8

The Modern Languages Association (MLA) made an update in 2016 to the MLA citation style. The 8th edition is now the most current.

Always check with your instructor about the correct citation style or style edition to use for your assignments.

EasyBib: MLA 8 vs. MLA 7 - What You Need to Know

  • Some courses and instructors may still be making the transition from MLA 7 to MLA 8 and allow elements from both editions. The EasyBib link above highlights differences and features of the two editions.

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