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MLA Citation Help

MLA Style - 8th Edition

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Note: Check your citations against examples in LSC-CyFair guides above to minimize errors.

Please Note: Resources listed were created by LSC-CyFair Librarians unless otherwise noted.

MLA 8th Edition Specifics

MLA Handbook coverDiscover selected fine points of MLA citation related to punctuation, abbreviation, and more excerpted from the 8th edition handbook, available in the library at the reserve (circulation) desk and at the adult reference desks.

Find more details via "Ask the MLA-FAQ" at the MLA Style Center!

Popular Works Cited Examples

Please Note: Find more works cited citation examples in the LSC-CyFair Library MLA Guide and the MLA Style Center.

Journal Article Example in MLA with DOI

MLA journal article example with permalink

MLA newspaper article example

MLA magazine works cited example

MLA web page citation example

In-Text/Works Cited Examples

MLA in-text example no author

MLA in text article example

MLA video in-text and works cited

Academic Integrity

View the LSCS guide to Academic Integrity and Student Success that briefly explains student responsibilities when creating coursework.

Explore the why, what, and how of citation with LSC-CyFair English Professor Britney Jeffrey and Reference Librarian Monica Norem who answer popular student questions on plagiarism.

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