Your citation will need to be formatted with a hanging indent. Here's how:
These tips can help you format your paper correctly.
Page margins should be set 1 inch on top, bottom, left and right.
Use an easily readable font such as Times New Roman in a standard size, such as 12.
Set your word processor to double-space the entire research paper, including quotations, notes, and the list of works cited. Leave one space after a period or other concluding punctuation mark, unless your instructor prefers two spaces.
Use a hanging indent in your word processor to create the proper spacing (0.5”) for your works cited page.
In your Word document, highlight your list. In the ribbon, go to the Paragraph group and select AZ Sort. In the dialog box, under Sort by, Paragraphs and Text, select Ascending to sort alphabetically, A-Z and hit OK. It's that simple!
MLA requires that any quotation over 4 lines (or 3 lines of verse) be started on a new line, indented 1 inch from the margin, double spaced without quotation marks, essentially a block quote. Here's how: