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MLA Citation Guide (MLA 8th Edition): More Help?

This guide will help you learn how to cite correctly in MLA style.

Do You Need Citation Help?

Visit the Reference Desk in the library during all open hours for assistance! We can't correct your citations but can give you guidance on specific issues or questions.

Why Cite? (1:42)

Books and Websites

The following books are available at the OCC Library for additional help with MLA.

If You Use a Citation Generator...

Please be aware that automatically generated citations may not provide accurate results.

If you choose to use a citation generator, then take the time to make the necessary corrections using this MLA guide.

Icons of Easybib, EBSCOhost, ProQuest and Microsoft Word

The following is a list of citation generators that sometimes build inaccurate citations:

 

Remember: It is your responsibility to double-check the results!