How to Cite - MLA Format Rules 2009

When creating your Works Cited page remember to:
  • Title and center the page, Works Cited
  • Double space the page, but do not skip spaces between citations
  • Alphabetize each entry by first letter
  • Italicize all titles of books, magazines, films, and databases - do not underline
  • Put quotation marks around the titles of poems, short stories, and articles
  • No URL in citation for web sources
  • Indent the 2nd line, the 3rd line, and all subsequent lines of each citation
  • Info required for web sources: n.p. = no publisher; n.d. = no date
  • Include the type sources of each citation - Print. / Web. / Television.

 Citation MakerInteractive site for bibliographic citations (MLA style) 
Sample Works Cited  Sample Works Cited Page
 EasyBibAutomatic works cited and bibliography formatting for MLA
 All Citation StylesA site from Duke University that includes MLA, APA, Turabian, and Chicago 
 Purdue OnlineWriting Lab - OWL 
 Diana Hacker Guidelines and annotated lists of print and online resources