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Last Updated: Nov 21, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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MLA Style Guide

  • General MLA Information
  • Citing Books
    Whether it's a book from your collection or one from a library, this link will show you the correct formats to use the citation.
  • Citing Electronic Sources
    Are you ready to make your Works Cited page? Use this link to the Purdue Online Writing Lab to see the correct MLA format to add articles from these databases.

    Scroll down to "An Article from an Online Database" to see several examples.

Research Paper Due Dates

Required Pre-Writing Assignments:    

  • Research topic    DUE FRIDAY 11/18
  • Research in the library   11/21 & 11/22
  • Annotated Bibliography of 10 Sources (p. 504 in Troyka)  DUE 
  • Research Outline (p. 506) DUE  
  • 100 Information Cards (p. 505 in Troyka) DUE  

Writing and Revising

  • Rough Draft   DUE  
  • Peer Editing Checklist  Week of  

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