Comprehend MLA (Modern Language Association) style and know when this should be used.
Learn about the MLA style, the basic components of it and what it does to add credibility to your writing when research is involved.
Discover when you should write in the MLA format, and learn the disciplines and types of writing assignments that usually follow MLA guidelines.
Discover the basic guidelines for the MLA paper format, including information about margins, fonts, headers, page numbers and section headings.
Learn about presenting evidence in MLA format, including the ways to use numbers, show emphasis and identifying different quote types.
Learn how to use MLA format in-text citations for print and electronic/internet sources, including what to do in situations for both source types.
Learn how to use direct quotations properly in the MLA format, including how to punctuate them and what to do with longer quotes.
Learn how to include indirect quotations in MLA format, and how to do the in-text citations for including this type of reference to an original author.
Learn about footnotes and endnotes in the MLA format, and discover the formatting requirements and when to use these notes.
Learn about the basic premise of APA style format, including the benefits of using this format and how it originated.
Learn about which fields require writing under the APA format, and discover the two most common types of writing assignments under this style.
Learn the basics of the APA paper format, including what information appears in each section and additional sections that may be required.
Learn how to use in-text citations in APA format, including what to do when there is no author or publication date.