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CDH 150 - Library Resources for Research Posters: Citations - MLA

This guide supports the Midtterm Research Poster Assignment for Professor Lemon's class

Why do I need to cite sources?

  1. Because it reflects on your personal credibiltiy and the credibility of your work.
  2. Repercussions of not citing sources in the KU Academic Honesty Policy
  3. It is illegal to take credit for someone else's work or idea
  4. It can ruin your career
  5. More info at:


MLA Format

The Purdue OWL is the official online guide to the MLA style format. It covers most of the situations you're likely to encounter. 

The Citation Guides page on Rohrbach Library’s site under Student Tools points toward many tools to help with several citation styles and citation builders.