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Rose Library - Cleveland Community College


What is MLA?

MLA style for documentation is widely used in the humanities, especially in writing on language and literature. MLA style features brief parenthetical citations in the text that correspond to an alphabetical list of works cited that appears at the end of the work.

The best resource for learning the new updates to the MLA Style is through the MLA Style Center.

 If you can have further questions, you can reference the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 8th Edition which is available at the circulation desk in the library.

MLA Handbook

You can the MLA Handbook on Reserve at the Circulation Desk.

MLA Video