Works Cited Page The Basics
List only sources that you actually used.
List the complete title of the article, essay, or book.
Alphabetize your list by authors’ last names or the first main word in a title.
Online sources no longer require URLs, unless the title of the website does not easily lead the reader to find the source.
Publication medium (print or electronic) is required.
Author’s last name first
Title italicized – no more underlining!
Indent second and third lines five spaces
Most items separated by periods – leave one space after ending punctuation.
Place a period at the end of each entry.