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Presents two basic documentation systems: notes-bibliography style (or simply bibliography style) and author-date style (sometimes called reference list style). Turabian style is essentially The Chicago Style adapted for students.
Free companion site to the MLA Handbook that features guidelines on formatting a research paper, sample papers in MLA style, resources for teaching, regularly updated tips on writing, and an FAQ by the MLA’s editors.