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MLA Citations (9th ed.): Formatting Your Research Project

This guide will help you format your paper and cite resources according to MLA citation style.

Formatting Pages

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Formatting in MLA 9th ed.

Although the guidelines listed here have been widely adopted by users of MLA, variations do exist.

It is your responsibility to make sure you are following the directions of your instructor, school, or publisher if you are asked to use different formatting guidelines.