MLA Format and Citing Sources

MLA Format

The Placentia-Yorba Linda School District uses MLA format for all writing.  See the video library below for a quick overview of MLA formatting and Works Cited pages.

Citing Sources

Anytime the writing of others is used as part of your essay or project, a Works Cited list is needed.  There are several good websites available that can help you make sure you have formatted your sources correctly.  See below for links to trusted citation websites, instructions for citing sources on your own, and a visual example of a Works Cited list.  The Placentia-Yorba Linda School District uses MLA format for all essays and Works Cited lists.

Style Guide for Creating Works Cited Lists                             Visual Works Cited Example

 

 Online Citation Resources

KnightCite     https://www.calvin.edu/library/knightcite/

EasyBib     www.easybib.com

CitationMachine         www.citationmachine.net

 

Video Resources