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MLA 8th Edition Guide

Article in a Scholarly Journal

Works Cited Page Format In-Text Citation

Author's Last Name, Author's First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Journal, Volume, Issue, Year, Pages. Database where found, DOI (if available).

Bloom, Harold. "Literary Love." Yale Review, vol. 99, no. 1, 2011, pp. 15-26. Academic Search Complete, doi:10.1111/j.1467-9736.2011.00687.x.

(Bloom 19)

Article in a Magazine

Works Cited Page Format In-Text Citation

Author's Last Name, Author's First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Periodical, Day Month Year, Pages.

Lepore, Jill. "It's Still Alive." New Yorker, 12 Feb. 2018, pp. 86-91.

(Lepore 88)

Article in a Newspaper

Works Cited Page Format In-Text Citation

Author's Last Name, Author's First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Newspaper, Day Month Year, Pages.

Meyer, Diana L. "The Champions of Indianapolis: Two Centers Pay Tribute to Novelist Kurt Vonnegut and Madam Walker, the First Female African-American Millionaire." Star Tribune, 12 Jan. 2020, p. G6.

(Meyer G6)