Modern Language Association. MLA Format http://www.uvu.edu/owl/infor/Style%20Guides-MLA%20Format.pdf. FORMAT. Student Name Teacher Name Course Code Day Month Year Double space and use a standard font and type size, such as 12-point Times New Roman. PAGE HEADER.
Modern Language Association
Day Month Year
Double space and use a standard font and
type size, such as 12-point Times New
A page header includes your last name and
the page number separated by about 1 or 2
spaces. Headers should appear in the top
right corner of every page, including the
Works Cited page
The title should be 12-point font and
centered, but NOT underlined, italicized,
bolded, or put in quotation marks.
Use 1-inch margins on ALL 4 sides of each
The page header is set at the ½ inch.
In-text citations MUST be used after
quoting,paraphrasing, or summarizing.
State the page number in parentheses. If
more than ONE text is used, state the
author’s last name and the page number in
parentheses without a comma. The period
is placed after the citation.
ALL assignments where a text is used
MUST have a Works Cited in TANDEM
with in-text citations. They work as a team
- like milk and cookies, salt and pepper,
peanut butter and jam, Batman and Robin,
bacon and eggs.
The title Works Cited should be centered,
but not underlined or punctuated.
Alphabetically arrange works cited entries
according to the first word in the entry,
ignoring a, an, and the.
Last Name, First Name Middle Initial (if
given). Title. Location: Publisher, Year.
Meggie looks at her father’s face and asks,
“ ‘Mo. Is it… is it because of last night we
have to leave?’ ”(14).
Funke, Cornelia Caroline. Inkheart. New
York: Scholastic, 2005. Print.
If you do NOT include BOTH in-text
citations AND a Works Cited, your paper
is considered plagiarized.