MLA Works Cited/Plagiarism Prevention

MLA Works Cited Resources

Citation manuals and style guides provide standards for the way citations should be included in writing, as well as how bibliography or reference lists should be presented at the end of a document.  Milford High School uses the MLA Format.  MLA: The Modern Language Association (MLA) Handbook and MLA Style Manual is often used in humanities and literature programs.

  1. MHS Library – Work Cited Format for Research Paper
  2. How to Format the Works Cited page (.pdf)
  3. MHS Library – Example of a MLA Work Cited Page

EasyBib Resources

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  1. EasyBib – Citation Guides and other MLA Resources:
  2. EasyBib –  MLA Fundamentals of Citing in MLA Format
  3. Research Guide (.pdf)
  4. What are Annotated Bibliographies?
  5. What are In-text citations?

Purdue University OWL (online writing lab):

  1. Purdue Online Writing Lab – MLA Formatting and Style Guide
  2. How to Format your Research Paper in MLA Format
  3. Full OWL Resources for Grades 7-12 Students and Instructors
  4. MLA In-Text Citations: The Basics
  5. Purdue OWL Citation Chart (includes in-text citations)
  6. Purdue OWL Annotated Bibliography Samples

Annotated Bibliography Examples

  1. A Guide to Writing an Annotated Bibliography (Wake Forest University)
  2. Writing an Annotated Bibliography (Lake Washington School Dist.)
  3. Annotated bibliography for high school students video-Totino-Grace HSLibrary

Chicago Manual of Style:

  1. Chicago Manual of Style Online The Chicago Manual of Style is published by the University of Chicago Press and is often used in humanities and social science programs.

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