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MLA Style: About MLA

A guide to writing papers and citing sources in Modern Language Association style.


MLA style is the set of rules for layout and citation of papers created by the Modern Language Association. The eighth and current edition of MLA style was published in April 2016. MLA is commonly used in humanities courses, especially English.

MLA Formatting

MLA Handbook 8th Ed.


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