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MLA Handbook (8th ed.) by
Call Number: REF LB2369 .G53 2016
Publication Date: 2016
NEW for 2016!
MLA 8th edition has arrived with a number of changes. Here are overviews of what's new/changed:
Quick citing tools can help you get started, but ALWAYS check the Style Guides for specifics as you are responsible for accurately citing your sources.
(Click on Zotero tab for full Zotero options and Help)
MLA quick cite only. You must register (free) to quick cite with other styles:
- First click the blue “Sign up for EasyBib EDU” button on www.easybib.com/register
- Then enter in the school’s coupon code - UniRichmond210
MLA Citing (McMasters Library)
MLA Core Elements of a Citation
In MLA 8th edition, the work’s publication format is not considered. Instead of asking, “How do I cite a book [or DVD or Web page]?” create an entry by consulting the MLA’s list of core elements—facts common to most works—which are assembled in a specific order. The MLA core elements appear below:
[From: MLA Website]