A citation points to the sources of information used in a project or paper.
MLA (which refers to the Modern Language Association) is a citation style typically used for English and other related courses and disciplines. The purpose of any citation style is to make all the citations appear in the same format for readability and consistency.
When you write a paper or create a presentation, citations show where you got your information and
Use the resources below to help identify and avoid plagiarism.
For in-depth help, these MLA manuals are kept on reserve at the library’s service desk and can be used in the library. Student ID is required.