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Citing Sources: MLA

A brief guide to the major styles - MLA, APA and Chicago

Books available in Lewis Library

Helpful Links

MLA Style Center

This MLA web resource contains specific information on formatting a research paper and creating a Works Cited page

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MLA Citation Examples

Book
 

Gillespie, Paula, and Neal Lerner. The Allyn and Bacon Guide to Peer Tutoring. Boston: Allyn, 2000. Print.

 

Journal Article from Database
 

Langhamer, Claire. “Love and Courtship in Mid-Twentieth-Century England.” Historical Journal 50.1 (2007): 173-96. ProQuest. Web. 27 May 2009.

Website
 

Aristotle. Poetics. Trans. S. H. Butcher. The Internet Classics Archive. Web Atomic and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 13 Sept. 2007. Web. 4 Nov. 2008. ‹http://classics.mit.edu/›.

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