Many AUArts courses request students adopt MLA Style to develop the research skills needed to participate in academic discussions and engage in the wider world of research. Learning a documentation style helps students understand writing conventions and avoid plagiarism.


MLA Handbook book cover

MLA Handbook, Eighth ed.

808.027 M685

Closed Reserves

Libguide (NEW)

Citing and Writing MLA 8

Web Links

Purdue Owl MLA Guide

Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab’s comprehensive MLA Guide.

MLA Style Center

Online resources and guides on MLA.

Learning Assistance Resources guide to Citations and Plagarism


Tutoring + Writing Centre

Provides drop in tutoring and writing help throughout the fall, winter and spring semesters.

Academic Support

Offers resources on improving writing skills, learining better study habits, and other services in support of academic success.