Q. What is the difference between the MLA 7th edition and the 8th edition?
The Modern Language Association of America introduced this latest handbook in early 2016. Overall, the biggest change is in how the citations are formatted. Punctuation has been simplified and listing the format such as print or web has been removed. If you are interested in knowing more about the changes, please look on the MLA website or on our MLA 8 Libguide.
Speak to one of our FSCJ librarians for a live chat either online or through text. You can also submit a question and we will e-mail you with a reply within 24 hours.
Live chat hours
Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 8 pm
Friday: 8 am - 3 pm
Saturday: 9 am - 3 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm
**Note: Hours may vary during college closures and between terms