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After July 1, 2014, late papers will NOT be accepted for publication except for emergencies beyond your control. Submit only original, unpublished work.
- Follow MLA style (7th edition) examples on the B.D. Owens Library website, with two exceptions
- single space the entries
- include the URL of webpages.
In-text citations (attribute both paraphrased and directly quoted material)
Works Cited examples
- Minimum of 2,000 words/4,000 maximum. Use 1-inch margins. Single space paragraphs (no indentation) with one space between sentences. Double space between paragraphs.
- DO NOT use "I" or "we." For example, please refer to yourself as "the author" (or "the authors").
- Format the title of your paper following the example in the sample paper. Divide the paper into sections that reflect your content (e.g., introduction, review of literature, findings, conclusions—your sections can be unique). Section headings: center and bold. Section subheadings: center, bold, and italicize.
- When needed, use black and white tables and/or graphics (no appendices, please). Label graphics and tables following the examples in, you guessed it, the sample paper.
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