EasyBib & MLA

EasyBib_for_pageEasyBib is an online citation tool that allows users to accurately create and save works cited entries and internal citations. Students who need an EasyBib account should follow these instructions.

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SMS Sample Research Paper
Completed by a Sunapee seventh-grade student, this paper shows several of the essential components found in a quality research paper. For additional sample papers, including a high school-level paper, see step 10 of the Research Paper Steps page of this website.

SMHS Printable Style Guide
Updated in 2009, this style guide provides examples of MLA formatting for a variety of sources. It is primarily based on the OWL site (below) and the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers.

SMHS MLA Formatting Checklist Before turning in your paper, use this checklist to ensure that your citations and your paper are properly formatted.

Information from the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Although geared toward college students, the OWL site contains perhaps the most popular and useful online style guide.

More about Citing Websites, Formatting Internal Citations, & Avoiding Plagiarism
» Sample In-text or Parenthetical Citations
» Avoiding Plagiarism: Step 7 on this website’s Research and Writing page