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Teaching and Learning Center
Did you know that the Center for Teaching and Learning offers writing help to students? You can sign up for an appointment with a professional writing tutor in Watts Hall.
Writing tutors are available Monday-Friday. For exact hours and to choose a tutor, consult their schedule.
Due to high demand, the professional writing tutors typically require appointments.
MLA Handbook by
Call Number: Ref 808.027 .M6894 2021
Publication Date: 2021-04-06
Besides being in the Reference Collection and on the Reserves Shelf, the MLA Handbook can also be found on many of the main floor tables.
MLA Style Center
Official website from the Modern Language Association. Using MLA Format
provides links to many helpful guides to properly writing papers in MLA format.
MLA Formatting and Style Guide - OWL - Purdue University
"These OWL resources will help you learn how to use the Modern Language Association (MLA) citation and format style. This section contains resources on in-text citations and Works Cited pages, as well as MLA sample papers, slide presentations, and the MLA classroom poster".
KnightCite Citation Service
Hosted and maintained by the Hekman Library at Calvin University, this citation generator works for various print and electronic media resources, in MLA, APA, and Chicago style.
While citation generators do exist onilne, remember that they are still imperfect! Therefore, you must still proofread and correct any mistakes made by a citation generator.
Writing & Presenting In English
Did you know...?
Most databases will cite a source for you! Below is an example of the "Cite" option that shows up once you choose an article, book, or other source from one of our databases.
While citation generators are helpful, remember that they are still imperfect! Therefore, you must still proofread and correct any mistakes before adding a citation to your project.