You can see that citing sources properly takes patience and practice. Familiarize yourself with the order of basic elements in the MLA style listed below:

Order of Elements in an MLA Citation

Books: Articles: Web Documents:
Author(s) Author(s) Author(s), if available
Title "Title of Article" "Title of Article"
City of Publication Title of Periodical Title of Web Site
Publishing Company Date of Publication (add volume & issue number for journals) Date of Article
Year of Publication Page Numbers Web Site's Sponsoring Institution or Organization
  (If full text online, add database and library information, date you accessed the material and the web address) Date you accessed the Site and its Web Address

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