University of Scranton CTLE Writing Center. A Brief Introduction to In-text Citations MLA Style Updated Feb., 2011. In-Text Citation. also known as parenthetical documentation . used to cite borrowed words, facts, or ideas at the point they are used in the document.
University of Scranton
CTLE Writing Center
A Brief Introduction toIn-text Citations MLA StyleUpdated Feb., 2011
Helpfulness and listening skills are key components of consulting success (Burkhart 6).
Burkhart, Mary. Tips for Writing Consultants. Scranton: Scranton Books, 2008. Print.
For an excellent overview or review of the 2009 updates in MLA style and format, click on Purdue University’s MLA Power Point Presentation
For one-on-one help using MLA, visit
The Writing Center
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Hacker, Diana and Nancy Sommers. “MLA Papers.” A Writer’s Reference. 7th ed. Boston: Bedford, 2011. 371-428. Print.
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 7th ed. New York: MLA, 2009. Print.
MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing. 3rd ed. New York: MLA, 2008. Print.
Russell, Tony, Allen Brizee, and Elizabeth Angeli. "MLA Formatting and Style Guide." The Purdue OWL. Purdue U Writing Lab, 16 Nov. 2010. Web. 22 Feb. 2011.