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Citations: MLA Style (9th ed.)

A guide to writing and citing in MLA format.

Online Government Publication

"Librarians." Occupational Outlook Handbook, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 16 Dec. 2019, 

Parenthetical citation: ("Librarians").

Court Cases

Website, Standard MLA:

United States, Supreme Court. Brown v. Board of Education. 17 May 1954. Legal Information Institute, Cornell Law School,

Parenthetical citation: (United States, Supreme Court).


United States, Supreme Court. Obergefell v. Hodges. 26 Jun. 2015. Oyez, Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, 

United States, Supreme Court. Loving v. Virginia. 12 Jun. 1967. Oyez, Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech,


Website, Hybrid MLA/Bluebook Example:

Brown v. Board of Education. 347 U.S. 483. Legal Information Institute, Cornell Law School,


Library Database

United States, Supreme Court. Obergefell v. Hodges. 2015. Issues & Controversies, Infobase, 2018,

Goverment Report

Note that reports are treated like e-books, not articles, since they're self-contained documents.

Kan, Shirley A. Taiwan: Major U.S. Arms Sales Since 1990. Congressional Research Service, 29 Aug. 2014. Federation of American Scientist, 

Parenthetical citation: (Kan). (Kan 78).