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MORE MLA info and style guide.

 
  • Double spaced
  • Headings on the left and double spaced
  • Last name inserted as a header top right corner
  • Page numbers inserted top right corner
  • 12 point font, Times New Roman (or similar…above is Courier)
  • Margins one inch on all sides
*Works Cited Page is double spaced too!
 
 

MLA Quickie

FIRST PAGE EXAMPLE

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FIRST PAGE EXAMPLE
 
WORKS CITED PAGE SAMPLE

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WORKS CITED PAGE SAMPLE
 
IN-TEXT CITATIONS

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 In-text Example:

Wordsworth stated that Romantic poetry was marked by a "spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings" (263).
 
Romantic poetry is characterized by the "spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings" (Wordsworth 263).
 
Wordsworth extensively explored the role of emotion in the creative process (263).

 
Information from the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue.