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MLA Modern Language Association An organization that lays out the style, rules, citation format for English papers. There are lots of other styles that you will encounter in college too.
Resources Purdue Online Writing Lab Son of a Citation Machine NoodleTools The old fashioned handbook!! Yes, you can have your very own real life book! You can buy it at Barnes and Noble and Amazon!
Book Lastname, Firstname. Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of Publication. Do NOT indent first line, but indent subsequent lines. **Copy this formatting down!**
Where to Find this Information?! Look on the title page and copyright page.
Our Version Author – Frances Hodgson Burntett Title – The Secret Garden Publisher – Simon & Brown A division of Ingram Content Publication Place – La Vergne, TN Edition – Classic Edition Copyright – 2011 Use this information to create an MLA citation.
Hodgson Burnett, Frances. The Secret Garden. Classic Edition. La Vergne: Simon and Brown, Print. Nowadays, we have either Print or Web at the end to denote where it’s coming from.