Handy Links

Noodletools (Citations)
This Web site offers assistance with citations. The Baker University Style Guide models the MLA format. Using the information collected from the source, the site will format the information according to the MLA format rules.

Landmark (Citations)
Citation Machine is an interactive Web tool that assists you in your effort to respect other people's intellectual properties.

MLA Guide for Web Citations
This section of the MLA Style Web site provides specific directions for and examples of Web citations, both for Works Cited pages and in-text citations.

Purdue University Online Writing Laboratory (OWL)
MLA Formatting and Style Guide. This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (6th ed.) and the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing (2nd ed.), offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes and footnotes, and the Works Cited page.

Study Skills
This Web site is dedicated to study skills and even provides suggestions for each discipline area. Be sure to read what other college students are saying. Just click on the book next to the handout.

MLA Style With Diana Hacker
This resource provides detailed information on finding and documenting sources for research papers. You can also view sample research papers in MLA style on this site.

Guide to Grammar and Writing
An online aid for correct grammar and punctuation use. Here you can take quizzes (without penalty!) to ascertain your level of comfort with subjects such as sentence-level grammar and dangling modifiers. This link also provides exercises for those of us who are "grammatically challenged" to access more information online about grammar and punctuation use.