The Modern Language Association (MLA) style is a set of guidelines used to format in-text citations and bibliographies. These guidelines are used most often for writing and documentation of research in the humanities, such as English literature and the study of other modern languages and literatures (including comparative literature, literary criticism, media studies, cultural studies, and related disciplines).


  • Beginner’s Guide to MLA Citation Style 
    The SSTC presents a beginner’s tutorial for MLA Citation Style. Please reference your MLA Handbook for all citations as this recording is not all inclusive and is only meant to be a general introduction to the citation style. [produced by the Student Success & Tutoring Center (SSTC), Horry Georgetown Technical College (HGTC)]
  • MLA Tutorial Videos 
    A collection of online tutorial videos on MLA citation style. [produced by Gregg-Graniteville Library, University of South Carolina Aiken (USCA)]
  • Reading a Citation to a Journal Article 
    How decipher a citation to a journal article in APA and MLA formats. [Produced by Douglas College Library]

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