MLA Citations

Here is how to cite sources using MLA 8 [eighth edition, 2016].

What is MLA?

MLA (or Modern Language Association) style is used predominantly in the fields of English studies (language & literature), foreign languages & literature, literary criticism, comparative literature and cultural studies.  This library guide provides basic rules for citing different types of sources in MLA style [8th edition 2016] as well as providing links to other guides and information sources about using MLA. 

The MLA Style Center is a new online resource with additional information about MLA style.  It includes:

 For more information, ask for the MLA Handbook Eighth Edition at the Learning Commons Information desk, or check out a copy of the handbook to take home.MLA Handbook Eighth Edition

Author: Modern Language Association of America
Call number:  LB 2369 .G532 2016
ISBN: 1603292624


Additional MLA Style Resources on the Web


This guide is recreated with permission from the University of Alberta Libraries.

Customized for the Delaware County Community College Community