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MLA 9 Citation Style: Newspaper Articles (Online)

WCCC Student's Guide to MLA 9

MLA Citation -- Online Newspaper Article

Works Cited List Format

Last name of author, First name of author. “Title of Article.” Title of Newspaper, Date, Page(s), URL. Accessed


In-Text Citation Format

(Author’s Last Name p.# * (if available))


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

Works Cited List Example

Szalai, Jennifer.  “Yes, Fake News Is a Problem.  But There’s a Real News Problem Too.” New York Times, 26

     July 2020,

     crisis-margaret-sullivan.html.  Accessed 31 July 2020.

In-Text Citation Example


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