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The MLA Citation Style was created and is maintained by the Modern Language Association. This citation style is most often used by researchers and writers in the humanities including literature, art, and theatre.
This is the official website for the MLA Citation Style maintained by the Modern Language Association. Here you will find information about MLA style, answers to frequently asked questions, and a quick guide to citing using MLA style.
Widely adopted by universities, colleges, and secondary schools, theMLA Handbookgives step-by-step advice on every aspect of writing research papers, from selecting a topic to submitting the completed paper. For over half a century, theMLA Handbook is the guide millions of writers have relied on. The seventh edition is a comprehensive, up-to-date guide to research and writing in the online environment. It provides an authoritative update of MLA documentation style for use in student writing, including simplified guidelines for citing works published on the Web and new recommendations for citing several kinds of works, such as digital files and graphic narratives.