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MLA Citation Style Guide: Newspaper Article from a Database

This guide contains examples of common citation formats in MLA (Modern Language Association) Style

Newspaper Article from a Database (p.192-193)

General Format 
 
      Parenthetical Citation: 
      (Author Surname page number)
 
      Works Cited:
      Author Surname, First Name. “Article Title: Subtitle.” Newspaper Title Publication Date
 
            [Day Month Year], edition, section: page range. Database Title. Medium.  Date of
 
            Access [Day Month Year].
 
Example 1
 
      Parenthetical Citation:
      (Sanders A1)
 
      Works Cited:
      Sanders, Peter. “Casinos Emerge as Winners in Wake of Hurricane Katrina.”
 
            Wall Street Journal 3 Aug. 2006, eastern ed.: A1+ . Newspaper Source.
 
            Web. 10 Sept. 2006.