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Roots Middle Ages: Citing Your Work

What was life like in Medieval Europe for a serf, lord, knight, priest, or king?


MLA 8 at BHS

MLA 8 Citation Example

MLA 8 Formatting

With MLA 8 every source has the same format.
  • If you do not have one of the components, skip it.
  • If your citation is multiple lines, indent every line after the first line by 5 spaces.
  • The Container is what holds the source (the name of the journal or magazine)
  • vol. = volume number
  • no. = number of issue

Author. "Title of Source." Title of Container, vol., no., Publisher, Publication Date, URL.