What is MLA?
By: Jahleal Brown & Ivy Scales
MLA - Modern Language Association of America
Citing a Book vs. Citing a Website
Here is an example of how to cite a book and how to cite a website.
In Text Citation
Here is an example of an in text citation.
Here is an example of what an MLA setup looks like
How to Format Your Paper Using MLA
What is a Works Cited page? How do you format a Works Cited page?
What is an in-text citation?
MLA in-text citations are made with a combination of signal phrases and parenthetical references. A signal phrase introduces information taken from a source (a quotation, summary, paraphrase, or fact); usually the signal phrase includes the author’s name. The parenthetical reference comes after the cited material, often at the end of the sentence. It includes at least a page number (except for unpaginated sources, such as those found online).