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MLA Style Citation Guide 8th Edition

This guide will help users of the MLA Citation Style to adapt to the changes brought about by the latest edition of the MLA Style Guide, published in April, 2016.

MLA Journal Article Citation Style Examples

Example of a journal article citation according to the 7th edition of the MLA Style Guide:

Livingston, James. "Hamlet, James, and the Woman Question." Raritan: A Quarterly Review 17.2 (1997): 49-72.

The same journal article, cited according to the 8th edition of the MLA Style Guide:

Livingston, James. "Hamlet, James, and the Woman Question." Raritan: A Quarterly Review, vol. 17, no. 2, 1997, pp. 49-72.

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