No less then eight to ten pages. Pages must be numbered. No encylopedias, including wikipedia, and no textbooks. Must use at least six different sources, no more then two electronic sourcess. Must cite the source using parenthetical citation within the context of the paper. Must use MLA or ASA method of citation. Must have worked cited page. 12 point font only, double spaced, default margins. Work cited does not count as one of the eight to ten pages.