MLA has updated its citation guidelines to MLA 8

How does this MLA 8 update affect my use of citation generators like EasyBib and NoodleTools?

If you wish to use a citation generator, EasyBib allows you to choose between MLA 7 and MLA 8 (as of Nov. 1, 2016). NoodleTools has already transitioned to MLA 8.

How does this MLA 8 update affect citations which appear in library databases?

Many library databases have transitioned to MLA 8, though some will allow you to choose between MLA 7 and MLA 8 for your citations (for now).



EasyBib app for mobile

NoodleTools Please note, our school is set up to Noodletools through Google Apps for Education. For this reason, you will NOT be able to log in at You must login through the L-S Library website or through your L-S Google account. For additional help, please see Ms. King or Ms. Myers.


MLA Guides

How to Cite Various Formats (Book, Film, Website, etc.)

MLA In-Text Citations: The Basics (Purdue OWL)

Tips for MLA 8 In-Text Citations

MLA Sample Paper with in-text citations and Works Cited

Chicago and APA Citation Guides

Chicago Style Footnotes

APA Style