MLA is a professional association for scholars of languages, literature and the humanities
Some instructors may still accept formatting from the 7th edition.
Learn about changes to MLA from the 7th to the 8th edition:
For any item (book, article, etc.) included in OneSearch, click on the title. Then, you can get the citation by clicking on
on the right side of the screen. Scroll down for different citation styles.
Click on the title of the source. Look for a link that says "Cite" or "CiteNow" or "Citation Tools."
For pre-formatted citations for books, go to Worldcat.org. Find the book you want to cite. Click on Cite/Export. Click on the + for the style you need (APA, MLA, etc.) Copy and paste the citation!
Click for downloadable MLA document template for Microsoft Word
or use the document below for Word 97-2004