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Research Guides

English: MLA Style

Welcome! This guide was created specifically to help you with your research in this class. Please don't hesitate to ask a librarian for help!

MLA Style (English, Humanities)

MLA Style (Modern Language Association)

MLA Style is the set of guidelines and rules that the Modern Language Association maintains for writing research papers and citing your sources in English and the humanities. Sources cited in MLA Style are listed under "Works Cited" at the end of the paper. All the guidelines, rules, and everything you want to learn about the MLA citation style, you can find in:

An image of the new MLA 8 Handbook cover.

 MLA handbook Eighth edition. The Modern Language Association of America, 2016.

Copies of the MLA Handbook are available in the library in Reserve (check at the Circulation Desk), the Reference  Collection (LB2369 .G53 2016 Ref), and the Main Collection (LB2369 .G53 2016). 


MLA Style Help 

From the SUU Library scroll down to the bottom and select Research Guides under the column Using the Library: