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MLA 8 Citation Style: Database Article with One Author

WCCC Student's Guide to MLA 8

MLA Citation -- Database Article With One Author

When using the online databases, use the Permalink URL. 

Works Cited List Format

Last name of author, First name of author. “Title of Article.” Title of Journal, Volume number, Issue number,

     Date, Page(s). Name of Database, DOI or URL. Accessed Date.

In-Text Citation Format

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


Works Cited List Example

Olson, Eric T. “The Zombies Among Us.” Nous, vol. 52, no. 1, Mar. 2018, pp. 216–226. EBSCOhost,

     doi:10.1111/nous.12149.  Accessed 31 July 2020

In-Text Citation Format

(Olson 220)

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