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MLA Style - Purdue OWL
Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL) has thorough instructions and examples of MLA formatting.
Formatting an MLA document
This 6-minute video from LA Pierce College Library shows how to format an MLA document, in Microsoft Word on a PC.
MLA Style Center
Writing resources from the Modern Language Association (MLA).
Do You Need One-on-One Citation Help?
The Academic Resource Center (ARC) hosts MLA workshops, The Writing Center also provides drop-in tutoring, Net Tutor offers online tutoring.
If You Use a Citation Generator...
Please be aware that automatically generated citations may not provide accurate results.
If you choose to use a citation generator, then take the time to make the necessary corrections using this MLA guide.
The following is a list of citation generators that sometimes build inaccurate citations:
Remember: It is your responsibility to double-check the results!
More In-Text Citation Help
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