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Tips for writing Citations
1. Indent 2nd and any following lines. This is called a hanging indent.
2. Double space lines
3. Alphabetize your sources
4. Use Purdue OWL’s MLA citation guide website for specific MLA examples
5. Always use in-text citations – Use the “MLA In-text Citations: The Basics” tab on the Purdue OWL
Works Cited Example - Database Article