MLA Format is a citation format created by the Modern Language Association. It is used for research papers in many college classes, including English classes.
There are several reasons why you would want to cite your sources...
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MLA Citation requires two types of citation, or documentation...
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Works Cited Documentation is required for every source cited in the paper with in-text documentation. Click on the link below for more details.
In-Text Documentation (also called parenthetical documentation or citation) is required for each borrowed item. Click on the link for more details.
Citation formats are rules and guidelines that make writing styles uniform within a specific work or publication. They cover the following:
There are many citation formats. Some of the more commonly used ones are MLA format, APA format and Chicago format.
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