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ENGL 1301 Oberle

This guide is for students in Prof. Oberle's ENGL 1301 classes. It has resources and tips to help you with your cause/effect essay.

Format Your Paper in MLA

MLA has rules for formatting your Word document. Your paper should have:

  • Times New Roman font
  • 12 pt size
  • Double spacing
  • 1-inch margins
  • First line indent on each paragraph
  • Hanging indent on each Works Cited citation


For help setting up your paper in MLA, watch our YouTube video or take a look at our slideshow - both will guide you step-by-step to perfect MLA format. 


YouTube video:


Google Slides presentation with screenshots: