2MLA 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
3MLA 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
4MLA 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
5Mla-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.
6Mla 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
7Mla reports – section headings Example:1. Soil Conservation1.1 Erosion1.2 Terracing2. Water Conservation3. Energy Conservation
8Mla 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)
9Mla 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