How to Format Essay Using MLA Style MLA Formatting Style Definition
This document will show you how to format an essay in MLA style
Abbreviate long months, such as January (Jan.) or December (Dec.).
MLA lists electronic sources, such as web pages, as "web publications."
When creating citations for websites and web pages use "Web" as the publication medium. Date of access is the date you found and used the material. You should always be able to include this in a citation!
Remember, when creating a citation dates are written in a particular order - day, month, year. Example - 17 Nov.
MLA Essay Format (With Example)
Author. (Last name, first name) "Title of Essay." Title of Website. Date of last update. Date of your access. Web address (url).For access through a CSUN Library subscription service, or for variations on website sources, see handbook or CSUN's handy