Your MLA-style research paper should have the following parts:
1. A Heading and Title in top Right corner of paper
2. Running head with page numbers
3. Placement of the List of Works Cited (end of paper)
4. Tables and illustrations (if required)
Refer to this example paper from the Purdue OWL on MLA 8th Edition when you are unsure of formatting.
More formatting information can also be found from the MLA Style Center.