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English Literature

MLA Citation Formatting

MLA Style is the citation style used in academic writing in the field of language and literature.

Full Details can be found in the MLA Handbook.  You can find this in the Reference Room in Seymour Library at call# REF LB2369.G53 2009.

We are in the process of buying more copies, and eventually there will be 2 in Seymour Library, one on reserve and one in Reference and also one on reserve in the Science Library.

You can also access examples of the most common citation formats from The Online Writing Lab at Purdue's site on MLA Style