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Kathryn A. Martin Library

COMM 1112: Public Speaking Research Guide

Cite Your Work With MLA

About MLA Style

MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities.

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Citing Indigenous Knowledge

Template for Citing Indigenous Elders and Knowledge Keepers in MLA

Last name, First name. Nation/Community. Treaty Territory if applicable. City/Community they live in if applicable. Topic/subject of communication if applicable. Date Month Year.

For example:

Cardinal, Delores. Goodfish Lake Cree Nation. Treaty 6. Lives in Edmonton. Oral teaching. 4 April 2004.