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Citation Help: MLA

Information on properly citing research.

MLA Style Manual

What is MLA Style?

MLA stands for Modern Language Association. Their guidelines on scholarly documentation are most often used by scholars and students working in the study of the humanities.  MLA style uses parenthetical in-text citations with an accompanying bibliography (Works Cited) page.


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These handouts are also available in print at Grafton's Research Station.


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