Can I access a copy of the MLA (Modern Language Association) style manual through the online library?
The MLA (Modern Language Association) Handbook for Writers of Research Papers is not available online. However, all of the Research Guides have a link to the Purdue University Online Writing Lab's MLA 2009 Formatting and Style Guide. Follow the steps listed below to access this link.
- Go to the Kean University Library home page, http://library.kean.edu.
- Click Research Guides.
- Select any guide from the Browse by Subject column on the left-hand side of the page.
- Click the Cite Sources tab at the top of the guide.
- Scroll down to Recommended Citation Style Web Sites.
- Click the MLA 2009 Formatting and Style Guide: The OWL at Purdue.
You can also use the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, which is available in the Library's Reference Collection. The call number is: Ref LB 2369 .G53 2009.