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Information Skills - Cite Your Sources

NIC Writing Center

Molstead Library is a great place to conduct research and find perfect sources for your papers!  For assistance in writing your research papers in the proper format, please visit the NIC Writing Center

MLA Citation Workshops

Scheduled Workshops - Spring 2023

Attend the workshop on campus in Molstead 126 or via the Zoom link below.

Tuesday, February 14   12-1 pm: MLA Basics - Zoom Link

Try Zotero!


Online Citation Help

Did you use a library database to conduct your research?  If so, the database probably has a cite tool to get you started on your reference list.  Have questions about these database features?  Ask a librarian for assistance.

MLA Workshop Materials

MLA uses the core elements template to format citations. Most sources exist within a container. When the source being documented forms part of a larger whole, the larger whole can be thought of as a container that holds the source. For example, an article may be contained in a journal. The article is the source, and the journal is the container.

MLA In-Text Basics