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MLA Format 8th Edition: In-Text Citations

How to create citations using the 8th edition (2016) of MLA Format, which is the standard for all English classes at Cuesta College

In-text Citations

In-text citations, also called parenthetical citations, show the reader where you got your information. The citation will begin with the same entry words as the Works Cited citation.