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WHAT IS MLA CITATION?

MLA is a way of citing your source:  explaining where you got your information and giving credit to the authors of the books, articles, and websites you uses. 

There are two parts to MLA Citation: 
1.  In-Text Citations  
2.  Works Cited List

For more information see:
MLA Style Guide -- Quick guide from the Cabrillo College Library (.pdf file)
MLA Style Guide -- Detailed guide from Research & Documentation Online