Skip to main content

Cascadilla School Library Day (Fall 2017): Cite

Introduction to doing research at Cornell for students of the Cascadilla School

Useful Tips






Give credit where credit is due. By properly citing the sources you use in your research projects you are both identifying the resources that you used to complete your work and you are formally acknowledging the authors or creators of those resources. 

Please read the Cornell University Code of Academic Integrity.

Cite sources

MLA Citation Style

Cornell's MLA Citation Style
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about MLA citation style.

MLA Style (MLA's web site)
Provides some FAQ's; however, this site does not provide the full style manual online.

MLA Style Manual. (Olin Reference PN147 G444x 1998; also Uris Reference) Print version

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.)
Olin & Uris Libraries LB2369 .G53 2009  (located at the Reference Desk)


Art collection. Librarian at b... Digital ID: 1151153. New York Public Library

Schnarendorf, Laura von., Photographer. Art collection. Librarian at bookshelf with girl, others reading [58th Street Branch] New York Public Library Digital Gallery