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MLA Style Information

MLA 8 is the newest MLA format. MLA 7 is still in use by some teachers. Be sure and find out exactly how your teacher wants your paper formatted. Remember that the teacher is the final authority, per MLA rules (MLA 38) .

 

MLA 8  Brief Information and Helpful Sites

 

One helpful MLA 8 video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jza-aW5pnjc

MLA 8 Citing an Article on a Website - 1.32 min. Mira Costa College, published on Oct 10, 2016.

 

The classic online source of MLA information:

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

 

MLA 8 Simplified Template Information:

https://daytonastate.edu/cwc/files/Codex-MLA8.pdf

http://www.wwnorton.com/college/english/write/writesite/research/Documentation_PDFs/DOC_GUIDELINES_MLA_2016.pdf

Page 31 explains websites.

 

Sample paper that also explains MLA 8 and has a color coded Works Cited page:

https://www.liberty.edu/media/2030/grammar_and_writing_resources/MLA-8_sample_paper_-_09102016.pdf

 

MLA 7 EHS Style Guide may be downloaded below: