The MLA sustains a wide-ranging print and electronic publishing program that includes books, journals, style guides, and an international bibliography.

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Book Publications

In addition to its signature guides to MLA style, the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers and the MLA Style Manual, the association publishes resources for teachers, translations for classroom use, texts on professional issues, and much more. Visit the book publications section to find out about MLA book series—including new titles in development—to request a desk or review copy, or to get permission to publish copyrighted material.


MLA journals publish the latest scholarship on languages and literatures, articles about the state of the profession, membership news, and practical advice for department administrators. Learn more.

MLA International Bibliography

The MLA International Bibliography provides a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. Find out more about the bibliography and its related resources, the MLA Directory of Periodicals and the listings of scholarly Web sites.

Library subscriptions are also available for the Literary Research Guide, the MLA International Bibliography, and PMLA.