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Citation Basics: MLA 8

How to cite sources with styles of documentation used at CCBC.

MLA 9th Edition

MLA has released the 9th edition of the MLA Handbook! CCBC will be using this 9th edition beginning with the 2022 fall semester. A new tab on this research guide will be available soon with details about the expected changes.

"Understanding MLA Style (8th edition, 2016 updates)" by Kyle Stedman

Video: MLA 8th Edition Citation Style

MLA 8 citations video

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Sample MLA (8th edition) Paper

In-Text Citations

To refer to your Works Cited list in your paper, you will need to create In-Text citations. Follow this link to find out how.

LibraryLEARN MLA 8 Tutorial