MLA stands for Modern Language Association. MLA provides guidelines for preparing student research papers, projects and scholarly manuscripts in the humanities. The newest edition, the 9th, was released in April 2021.
By the end of this tutorial you will learn:
how to cite references within your text and on the works cited page
where to find additional MLA help
Make sure to check out the additional resources provided on this page to help you with formatting your paper as well as additional citation rules and examples.
Watch the video and complete the tutorial below and take the quiz. Enter your preferred email address in the field after you complete the quiz to receive a copy of the results!
In addition to the print version of the MLA Handbook (available for use at the library), consider using the following websites: