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UNIV 120 / ARSC 120 Transfer Seminars

Tools for MLA Citations

When you give citations in the text of your paper, on slides, in digital media, or in a bibliography, you allow your audience to identify the sources you used. This builds your credibility as a writer or creator and places your work in the context of others who have discussed related topics. These resources can help you develop citations: 

Generating a Preliminary Citation

When you find sources in library databases and DELCAT, you can use the citation tool to generate a preliminary citation in any major citation style. These are computer-generated, so you should always double check with a style guide and edit as needed.