MLA 8 Citations for Websites. Students who have created an MLA citation for a website using previous versions of their handbook may recall that each source’s publication format determined which elements were to be included in its Works Cited entry.
If you have a complex citation situation, please check the MLA Handbook For Writers of Research Papers. MLA Citation of Sources On The Internet. Authors using and citing sources on the World Wide Web (i.e. Internet) should observe the following two guidelines: Direct readers as closely as possible to the specific information being cited.