What is MLA?
The Importance of Using MLA
Purpose of Using MLA
First, set the margins to one inch and do this by going to File and page setup. Next, set the spacing to double space. After doing this step, create a header with the last name and automatic page numbering. Putting in the information for the first page is not the last step, but is a major part. The last step is to type a works cited page. The requirements include 12 point font, a legible font, double spacing, margins set to one inch, indent each paragraph, and the numbering of all pages.
Informers on MLA
Frequently asked questions
The last page of any paper, it contains the information found to create your work. To format a works cited page you, put Works Cited in the center of the page. Double space all citations, indent the second and subsequent lines of citations by 0.5 inches to create a hanging indent.
How do you cite a book source?
To cite a book source, you put the last name of the author, then first name, title of the book, city, publisher, and then the year published. To cite an internet source you, put Last name, First name. "Article Title." Website Title. Publisher of Website, Day Month Year article was published. Web. Day Month Year article was accessed. <URL>.
What is an in-text citation?
In-text citations are when the author’s last name and page number from which the quotation is taken from.