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Style by Discipline
MLA style is usually used in English and the Humanities. MLA 8th edition uses a citation format for use with ALL source types.
Video: MLA Style, 8th Edition: An Introduction
Jump 50 seconds in for a really good explanation of source and containers. MLA 9th edition continues to use sources and containers introduced in its 8th edition.
Marquette University Libraries (~4:30)
MLA Formatting Guides & Examples
MLA Style Center
Writing Resources from the Modern Language Associations (MLA)