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Is a compound subject a noun phrase for the purposes of abbreviating a title, or should I just use the first noun?

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If the author of a work is given as a division of an organization, do I still omit an author and list only the organization as publisher in my works-cited-list entry?

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How do I cite a map?

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How do I cite a personal interview when the interviewee wishes to remain anonymous?

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How do I abbreviate a title for a parenthetical reference if it begins with numbers?

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How do I style the names of centuries in MLA style?

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How do I cite a Twitter thread or conversation in my text and in my works-cited list?

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Should the font size for endnotes in a paper differ from the font size for the text of my essay?

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How do I indicate in my work-cited-list entry that the translator of a work is the same as the author of a work?

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