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MLA: An Introduction
Created by the Modern Language Association, MLA is most often used by the Humanities. The MLA Handbook can be found in the FAU libraries in Boca Raton and Jupiter.
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 7th ed. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2009.
REF LB2369 .G53 2009
Creating an MLA Research Paper
While the following sources are helpful, the Libraries recommend verifying the accuracy of citations by consulting the rules of an appropriate style guide.
Citation Creating Tools
Please keep in mind that the following tools are not perfect. It is highly recommended that you verify the accuracy of any citations produced by these tools using the citation style's official manual.
RefWorks A new version of RefWorks is now available. Click here to access the old version. For more information, please view the RefWorks LibGuide.
With RefWorks, users can create their own personal database by importing references from various online sources. They can use these references to automatically format their papers and bibliographies in seconds. The new version of RefWorks features a refined user experience with a more powerful citation tool, full-text management, collaboration features and more.
Florida Atlantic University's subscription to the RefWorks citation management software ends December 31, 2020. The University's subscription is funded by the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (FALSC), which is foregoing subscription renewal. FAU-subscribed RefWorks account holders will need to export their sources by December 31, 2020. To help facilitate this transition, the FAU Libraries offers a variety of free web-based alternatives. To see other options for reference management software, please view the RefWorksTransition LibGuide. For questions, please inquire at email@example.com.