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Resources on Literature by American Women Writers of Color

A guide to researching women writers of color in the United States and their works

MLA Citation Style

Guides to Citing Sources in MLA Citation Style


The MLA Handbook is the official, authoritative source to use for creating your citations in correct MLA format.  It utilizes in-text citations and a works cited page at the end.  The following sections of the handbook are the ones you will use most often.


Another tool that can be helpful when using the MLA citation style is the following:

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