Automatic works cited and bibliography formatting for mla, apa and chicago/turabian citation styles now supports 7th edition of mla. The format most widely accepted for research papers and citations is that of the modern language association, or mla format its two published guides are the mla handbook for writers of research papers, for high school and undergraduate students, and the mla style manual and guide to scholarly publishing, for graduate students and.
A source in a single container an essay in a book collection click on to see the source you’re citing. This resource, updated to reflect the mla handbook (8 th ed), offers examples for the general format of mla research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the works cited page. Mla style works cited list: citing books memorial university libraries works cited mla format.
Basic rules begin your works cited page on a separate page at the end of your research paper label the page works cited (do not italicize the words works cited or put them in quotation marks) and center the words works cited at the top of the page double space all citations, but do not skip spaces between entries.