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MLA Citation Guide (MLA 8th Edition) with permission from Seneca Library: More Help?

A comprehensive guide to cite sources.

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Do You Need Citation Help?

Drop by our citation (MLA, APA) workshops in the Learning Centre!

Newnham Learning Centre Workshops:

  • Wednesdays @ 1:30
  • Fridays @ 12:30

**Workshops are delivered by library staff. Please bring your assignments and/or questions.** 

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If You Use a Citation Generator...

Please be aware that automatically generated citations may not provide accurate results.

If you choose to use a citation generator, then take the time to make the necessary corrections using this MLA guide.

Icons of Easybib, EBSCOhost, ProQuest and Microsoft Word

The following is a list of citation generators that sometimes build inaccurate citations:


Remember: It is your responsibility to double-check the results!

Books and Websites

The following books are available at Seneca Libraries for additional help with MLA.