Font - MLA recommends using 12 pt. Times New Roman font.
Line Spacing - Use double spacing throughout the paper - even on your reference page.
Margins - Your paper should have 1" margins all around.
Page Numbers - Your last name and the page number is in the upper right hand corner of the page. If your instructor prefers no page number on the first page, begin numbering from 2 on the 2nd page.
Heading and Title - Type the following 1 inch from the top of the first page, flush left - Remember everything is double spaced.