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German Subject Guide: Citation Guides

A guide to key databases, reference & web sources, and research & citation guides for German

Citing Your Sources

MLA is the citation style most commonly used in literary studies.

Copies of the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 8th ed. 2016 are available in the Library Reference collection at LB 2369 .G53 2016.

The MLA handbook underwent major changes in the summer of 2016.  For details see the Research Help: MLA Style Guides  page.

Useful quick guides that have been updated to reflect the changes:

You can find more information and other citation guides on the Research Help: Citation Guides page. 

The MLA Handbook

8th edition (2016)

The 7th edition (2009)