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MLA Guide for Faculty: Citing an Article

MLA Journal Article Citations

General Subject Databases

Newspaper Databases

Citing an Article

Scholarly Journal Article (Peer Reviewed) from Database: 

Last Name, F. N. "Article Title." Journal Title, Vol. no., issue no.,
       Publication year, pages. Database, permalink.

 

In-text citation: 

..the end of your sentence (Last Name page number).

 

Newspaper Article from Database: 

Last Name, First Name.  "Article Title" Newspaper, Section,
       Day Month Year, Database, permalink. 

 

In-text citation: 

...the end of your sentence (Last Name).

 

Magazine Article from Database: 

Last Name, First. " Article Title". Magazine, Vol. no., issue no.,  
       Publication Year, page numbers. Database, permalink.

 

In-text citation: 

..the end of your sentence (Last Name page number).

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