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Citation Style: MLA

Article examples

Journal article, print

Author Last name, First name. "Article Title." Journal Title, vol., no.,year, p. (or pp. for range).

Hernandez-Reguant, Ariana. "Copyrighting Che: Art and Authorship under Cuban Late Socialism." Public Culture, vol. 16. no. 1, 2004, pp. 1-29.

Journal article, database

Author Last name, First name. "Article Title." Journal Title, vol., no.,year, p. (or pp. for range). Database Name, permanent/stable URL (or DOI if available).

Goldman, Anne. "Questions of Transport: Reading Primo Levi Reading Dante." The Georgia Review, vol. 64, no. 1, 2010, pp. 69-88. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/41403188.

Note: If a Digital Object Identifier (doi) is available, use that instead of the URL.

Chan, Evans. "Postmodernism and Hong Kong Cinema." Postmodern Culture, vol. 10, no. 3, 2000, pp. 31-43. Project Muse, doi:10.1353/pmc.2000.0021.

Scholarly article reprint, database

Cite the article as a regular article from a database, then add "Originally published in" and the information from the original publication.

Bartel, Roland. "Life and Death in Eudora Welty's 'A Worn Path'." Short Story Criticism, edited

by Anna J. Sheets, vol. 27, 1998, pp. 344-45. Literary Criticism Online, ezjsrcc.vccs.edu:

2048/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=YKOTSV156607946&v=2.1&u=

viva2_jsrcc&it=r&p=LCO&sw=w&asid=3108e32e857b7fca96e5d1637fc7af84.

Originally published in Studies in Short Fiction, vol.14, no. 3, Summer 1977, pp. 288-90.

Magazine article, database

Author Last name, First name. "Article Title." Magazine Title, vol., no., day month year, p. (or pp. for range). Database Name, permanent/stable URL.

Edwards, Haley Sweetland. “Should U.S. Colleges Be Graded by the Government?” Time, vol. 183, no. 16, 28 Apr. 2014, pp. 32–35. Academic Search Complete, http://ezproxy.vccs.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&an=95625819&site=ehost-live.

Newspaper article, database

Author Last name, First name. "Article Title." Newspaper Title, day month year, p. (or pp. for range). Database Name, permanent/stable URL.

Koch, James V. “Cost Increases at Public Colleges.” Richmond Times-Dispatch, 7 June 2016, p. 9A. Access World News, http://ezproxy.vccs.edu:2048/login?url= http://infoweb.newsbank.com/resources/doc/nb/news/15d5c076f97f8350?p=awnb.

Reference book article, database

Author Last name, First name. "Entry Title." Reference Book Title, edited by editor First name Last name, edition number, volume number, Publisher, Year, page number(s).  Name of the Database, source URL.

Newton, David E. "Science History." The Gale Encyclopedia of Science, edited by K. Lee Lerner,

5th ed., vol. 7, Gale, 2014, pp. 3861-3862. Gale Virtual Reference Library,

ezjsrcc.vccs.edu:2048/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?

id=GALE%7CCX3727802140&v=2.1&u=viva2_jsrcc&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=

2c9d5549af95bc6e80d0d500fe06def5.