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MLA 9 Citation Style: Journal Article (Print)

WCCC Student's Guide to MLA 9

MLA Citation -- Print Journal Article

Works Cited List Format

Last name of author, First name of author. “Title of Article.” Title of Journal/Magazine, Date, Page(s).

In-Text Citation Format 

(Author’s Last Name p. #*)


* Please note, the in-text citation should be just the number itself and should not include the p., as in the example below.

Works Cited List Example

Sullivan, Carl. “Same-Sex Unions Gain Notice.” Editor & Publisher, 2 Sept. 2002, pp. 3-8.


In-Text Citation Example 

(Sullivan 6)


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