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A research guide for students in ENG103


OWL Purdue MLA

Purdue Online Writing Lab: "The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University provides easy-to-understand yet in-depth explanations of the MLA guidelines."  Click on the button above for full access.  Library tip: If you can't find it here, you won't find it anywhere! 

MLA Style Guide Eighth Edition

MLA 8th Edition

Click this link to see some common examples of sources cited using the MLA 8th edition rules.

(image courtesy of MLA Style Blog)

Citation Generators

Citation generators are a great way to get your bibliography/references page done, but remember that these tools still require some additional work. Just as spell check can miss certain words or phrases, citation managers can produce some pretty unusual results! So be sure to check your results - or better yet, stop by the Writing Center and have someone there check it with you!