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 Formatting and Style Guide. Follow the steps listed below to access this link.
- Go to the Nancy Thompson Library and Learning Commons website http://libguides.kean.edu/Library
- Click Research Guides in the WorldCat Discovery box.
- Click All Guides (top left corner).
- Select a guide and click the Cite Sources tab located at the top of the guide.
- Scroll down to Recommended Citation Style Web Sites.
- Click MLA Formatting and Style Guide: The OWL at Purdue.
You can also use the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, which is available at the Reference Desk.