How do I format MLA citations?

When conducting academic research, all contributors must be credited. Not to do so is plagiarism, that is, intentionally or unintentionally taking the ideas, work, or words of another without sufficiently acknowledging their source.


There are a number of online guides for formatting your paper in the MLA Style (Modern Language Association). Below are links to guides from OWL Purdue:

In-Text Citations

List of Works Cited

How to Format a Paper

See a Sample Paper


  • Last Updated Apr 02, 2018
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