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MLA 9 Citation Style: Newspaper Articles (Print)

WCCC Student's Guide to MLA 9

MLA Citation -- Print Newspaper Article

Works Cited List Format

Last name of author, First name of author. “Title of Article.” Title of Newspaper, 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

Wilford, John Noble. “Fully Assembled at Last, Neanderthal Strides Onstage.” New York Times, 31 Dec. 2002,

     pp. C1-C2.

In-Text Citation Example

(Wilford C1)

Warren County Community College
Haytaian & Maier Library
475 Route 57 West
Washington, New Jersey 07882
Text: 908-652-4445