MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (Paperback)
|Author: Joseph Gibaldi|
|Widely adopted by universities, colleges, and secondary schools, the "MLA Handbook" gives step-by-step advice on every aspect of writing research papers, from selecting a topic to submitting the completed paper. For over half a century, the "MLA Handbook" is the guide millions of writers have relied on.|
The seventh edition is a comprehensive, up-to-date guide to research and writing in the online environment. It provides an authoritative update of MLA documentation style for use in student writing, including simplified guidelines for citing works published on the Web and new recommendations for citing several kinds of works, such as digital files and graphic narratives.
From the Publisher:
Provides guidelines and examples for handling research, outlining, spelling, punctuation, formatting, and documentation.
The MLA HANDBOOK FOR WRITERS OF RESEARCH PAPERS has been popular among college students and their professors for decades. It provides invaluable advice from beginning to end on how to research a topic and write it up. It sets the standard for students in the Humanities on how to cite sources, and the editors at the Modern Language Association continuously update the handbook to keep up with developments in the field. Later editions provide advice and examples on how to use the Internet and how to cite electronic sources.