MLA Citation Style
MLA style, curated by the Modern Language Association, is the standard citation style for writing in literature and the other humanities.
- MLA Handbook: Gibaldi, Joseph, and Modern Language Association of America. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 8th ed. New York: Modern Language Association of America. Call number: LB 2369.G53 2016
- For graduate students: Gibaldi, Joseph. MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing. 3rd ed. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2008. Call number: AC1. G444 2008
- The OWL @ Purdue has extensive information about MLA citing and formatting.
- Prescott College Library handout provides information and examples of MLA citing. (.pdf version)
Have a specific MLA question? Prescott College librarians are happy to help. Call (928-350-1300) or email us.