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Online Library Orientation: MLA Format

These tutorials will familiarize you with the library and the best resources for your research. Instructors, please use as much or as little of this content as you would like. Questions? Send an email to

MLA Handbook

Your instructor may require you to use MLA style citations. The info on this page will answer the majority of your MLA questions. If you still have questions about MLA style, you may need to consult the MLA handbook, which is available in the library.

MLA Resources

Purdue's Online Writing Lab has terrific instructions on how to set up your paper in MLA Format and how to cite sources in MLA Style.


The ARC Guide will answer most of your MLA questions and has lots of examples of how to cite sources.