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MLA Style: 7th edition: About MLA

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Sample MLA Paper

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What is MLA Style?


 MLA Style consists of guidelines published within the 7th edition of the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers.

The MLA style is used to cite sources when doing research in the liberal arts and humanities.

Copies of the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th edition) are available at the campus libraries.

HINT:  Click on the Tutorials tab to watch videos explaining how to format a MLA-style research paper, include in-text (or parenthetical) citations, and create citations for the Works Cited page. 



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