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The following overview should help you better understand how to cite sources using MLA eighth edition, including how to format the Works Cited page and in-text citations.
These are the general pieces of information that MLA suggests including in each Works Cited entry.
In your citation, the elements should be listed in the following order: Each element should be followed by the corresponding punctuation mark shown above.