2 MLA Reports – General Guidelines Should be printed on standard, white 8.5 x 11 inch paperDouble space the textFont Style should be legibleFont Size is 12Margins – Left Right Top Bottom all 1 inch
3 MLA Reports –General Guidelines The first line of each paragraph should be indented – Tab onceCreate a header that numbers all pages consecutively in the upper right-hand cornerOne half inch from the topRight aligned
4 MLA reports – First page In the upper left hand corner list:Your NameInstructors NameThe Course (Computer Technology)Date (Spell Out Ex March 11, 2015)Double Space All Text
5 Mla-reports – first page Double Space after the headingCenter the TitleUse Title Case (All the Important Words are Capitalized)Use quotation marks and/or italics when referring to other works in your title, just as you would in your textDouble Space between the title and the first line of the text.
6 Mla reports first pageCreate a header in the upper right hand corner that includes:Your Last Name followed by a space with a page numberRight AlignedExample: Pitcher 1
7 Mla reports – section headings Example:1. Soil Conservation1.1 Erosion1.2 Terracing2. Water Conservation3. Energy Conservation
8 Mla reports – long quotations For quotations that are more than four lines of prose or three lines of verse, place quotations in a free standing block of text and omit quotation marks.Start the quotation on a new line –with the entire quote indented one inch from the left margin.Maintain Double SpacingParenthetical Citations should come after the closing punctuation mark. (citation would go here)
9 Mla report – Work citedOn a new page (CTRL + Enter creates a hard page break)Start 1 inch down the key the titleUnder Line SpacingSelect DS and Hanging IndentWorks Cited should be in Alphabetical Order