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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.

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Modern language association

Modern Language Association

MLA Format

http://www.uvu.edu/owl/infor/Style%20Guides-MLA%20Format.pdf


Format

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

PAGE HEADER

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


Title

TITLE

The title should be 12-point font and

centered, but NOT underlined, italicized,

bolded, or put in quotation marks.


Margins

MARGINS

Use 1-inch margins on ALL 4 sides of each

page.

The page header is set at the ½ inch.


In text citations

IN-TEXT CITATIONS

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.


Works cited

WORKS CITED

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.


Title1

TITLE

The title Works Cited should be centered,

but not underlined or punctuated.


Alphabetical order

ALPHABETICAL ORDER

Alphabetically arrange works cited entries

according to the first word in the entry,

ignoring a, an, and the.


Book by a single author

BOOK BY A SINGLE AUTHOR

Last Name, First Name Middle Initial (if

given). Title. Location: Publisher, Year.

Publication Type.


In text citation

IN-TEXT CITATION

Meggie looks at her father’s face and asks,

“ ‘Mo. Is it… is it because of last night we

have to leave?’ ”(14).


Accompanying works cited

ACCOMPANYING WORKS CITED

Funke, Cornelia Caroline. Inkheart. New

York: Scholastic, 2005. Print.


Plagiarism

PLAGIARISM

If you do NOT include BOTH in-text

citations AND a Works Cited, your paper

is considered plagiarized.


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