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MLA Style Guide (7th Edition): Getting Started

Getting Started!

This guide provides information and examples to help you cite sources using MLA Style in your research.
Document Format             Website Citations
Citation Format                Media Citations
Book Citations   Work of Art Citations
Article Citations   Bible/Other Citations

For more specific help, see the MLA Handbook in the Library Reference Area, ask your instructor or Ask Us.

Tutorial: Formatting a Word Document for MLA 7th Edition

About MLA Style

Modern Language Association (MLA) Style is often used to document research in the Arts and Humanities: 

To identify (cite) ideas and information from others that are incorporated in a paper.

To create a list of sources used in a paper.

This guide is based on the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th Ed).


Formatting OpenOffice to MLA 7th

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