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ENC 1102 (Ojeda) : MLA Citation Guide

A guide to connect students to library resources for literary and film analysis research.

The Library's MLA Guides

Is MLA causing you stress? Your Valencia College librarians are here to save the day! We have created color-coded guides to show you how to:

  • Format your citations in your Works Cited page
  • Format your in-text citations 
  • Cite database sources, web sites, books, YouTube videos, and more!

Click here for a list of examples of how to cite electronic sources.

Click here for a list of examples of how to cite print sources.

Click here for sample MLA papers.

How to Format Your Paper in MLA Style

Other Sources

  • The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) also gives great examples on how to format and cite your paper in MLA style. 
  • This MLA tutorial will take you step-by-step to create citations and format your paper in MLA style. 
  • The library has copies of the MLA Handbook if you prefer something that isn't online. Click the link to see availability and locations.