Answered By: Elyse (she/hers/her) Last Updated: Aug 02, 2021 Views: 14942
According to The MLA Style: Formatting a Research Paper This link opens in a new window webpage you do not include a title page with your paper.
Instead, you will include a Header and Title on the first page. The header and title are double-spaced like the rest of the paper.
- The header includes:
- Your Name
- Professor's Name
- Course Number
- Date (in day month year format).
- The title should be centered and you should follow capitalization rules found in the MLA Handbook.
ENG 123: English Composition II
8 April 2021
Title of My Paper
To see a sample of how a header and title should look like please visit the Formatting a Research Paper page This link opens in a new window. You can also download a sample MLA paper This link opens in a new window from Academic Support.
- MLA Guide (Shapiro Library)
- MLA Style This link opens in a new window (MLA Style)
This information is intended to be a guideline, not expert advice. Please be sure to speak to your professor about the appropriate way to format papers in your class assignments and projects.
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