MLA (Modern Language Association) style is one of several different format dictating citation styling/formatting and is most commonly used to for writing within liberal arts and humanities. The main resource for how to format according to the MLA style is the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, shown to the left. The most current edition is the 7th edition, which offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page. While many sources provide information on how to cite and format according to MLA, the manual is the primary source of information.
This is meant as a general overview. For more in-depth help, please use the following resources, review the appropriate publication manuals, or contact an LPC librarian.