MLA 8th edition, April 2016

“The eighth edition of the MLA Handbook, published in 2016, rethinks documentation for an era of digital publication. The MLA now recommends a universal set of guidelines that writers can apply to any source and gives writers in all fields—from the sciences to the humanities—the tools to intuitively document sources. Learn more below about the changes to MLA guidelines.”

What’s New in the Eighth Edition. Modern Language Association, 2016
https://www.mla.org/MLA-Style/What-s-New-in-the-Eighth-Edition

Purdue OWL explains changes in MLA 8th edition

“The MLA Style Center”

7th edition

The 7th edition was taught at Olivet through Spring 2016. Some professors may permit students who have already learned this style to use it until they graduate.

Purdue OWL

This web page was created by Jasmine Cieszynski, Instructional Services & PR Librarian. The content of the page was updated on 6/30/2016.