Download this 8th ed. MLA-formatted Microsoft Word or Google Document template. Save it, erase the existing text, and type your text right into the template. The Works Cited page has been formatted with hanging indents.
The final page of your paper, called a Works Cited page, lists complete citations for every piece of information you referred to earlier in your paper. Create a Works Cited entry by identifying the core elements (e.g., author, title, date) of a resource. Then, put them together in a consistent manner as laid out by the MLA Practice Template, linked below. Using the MLA Practice Template, you can build a citation for any type of resource - from YouTube videos to books to tweets to magazine articles!
Sample Work Cited Entries
|Book||Modern Language Association. MLA Handbook. 8th ed., Modern Language Association of America, 2016.|
|Article #1 (with DOI)||Winham, Donna M. and Andrea M. Hutchins. "Perceptions of Flatulence from Bean Consumption among Adults in 3 Feeding Studies." Nutrition Journal, vol. 10, no. 1, 2011, pp. 128-136. Academic Search Premier, doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-128.|
|Kerns, Nancy. "Twice as Nice?" Whole Dog Journal, vol. 9, no. 6, 2016, p. 2. Academic OneFile, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=AONE&sw=w&u=clackamasccl&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CA454620726&it=r&asid=500aee1907fe7335ef4f8aeec9dd598f.|
|Website #1||MLA Style Center. “Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty.” style.mla.org/plagiarism-and-academic-dishonesty. Accessed 04 October 2016.|
|Website #2||Adewunmi, Bim. "Solange’s New Album Contemplates Black Life’s Contradictions." BuzzFeed News Reader, 03 Oct. 2016, www.buzzfeed.com/bimadewunmi/solanges-new-album-contemplates-black-lifes-contradictions/.|
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