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EDUC 1300: Career Research: Format your paper in MLA

Follow this video guide to set up your paper in MLA format.

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:

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