Recent questions from Ask the MLA
How do I cite material posted on a social media platform like Facebook?
Below are examples of how to cite material posted on Facebook. For explanations, see our post on citing social media. Post1 On Facebook the World Wildlife Fund announced… Read More
Are scientific laws, theories, and terms capitalized?
Scientific laws, theories, and terms are lowercased except when preceded by a proper adjective. Read More
How can I get an authorized copy of the MLA Handbook, ninth edition?
The best way to ensure that you receive a complete, correct, and authorized copy published by the MLA (and not a counterfeit version with errors)… Read More
If I cite one edition as my primary text, how do I cite another edition?
If you are citing one edition of a text as your primary source, you might need to refer occasionally to another edition. In MLA style,… Read More