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Citation Guide

A guide to create citations for bibliographies and works cited in research papers.

How to Cite ONLINE MAGAZINES

MLA ONLINE Magazine Article Citations

  • Examples are not double-spaced, but your Works Cited list should be double-spaced.
  • Examples do not show indented lines after the first line, but your should be indented.

Last Name, First Name Middle Name or initial. "Title of Article." Name of Magazine, Day Month Year, pages. Name of database, URL. Date of access.

Examples:

Mantel, Barbara. "Business Bankruptcy." CQ Researcher, 10 Apr. 2009. CQ Researcher Online, http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/cqresrre2009041000. Accessed 9 Nov. 2016.

Barger, Theresa Sullivan. "Munro Shoes-Made in America." Saturday Evening Post, May-June 2009, p. 30. Expanded Academic ASAP, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=EAIM&sw=w&u=ndacad_58072zndv&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CA199068030&it=r&asid=7a132484ce90dacc376a23eddfefc4af. Accessed 9 Nov. 2016.

Newell, Jim. "The Democratic Party Establishment Is Finished." Slate, 9 Nov. 2016, http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/politics/2016/11/the_democratic_party_establishment_is_finished_after_trump.html. Accessed 9 Nov. 2016.

How to Cite PRINT MAGAZINES

MLA  Magazine Article Citation

  • Examples are not double-spaced, but your Works Cited list should be double-spaced
  • Examples do not show indented lines after the first line, but yours should be indented

 

Last Name, First Name Middle Initial. "Title of Article." Name of Magazine, Day Month Year, Pages.

Examples:

Matesi, Ann. "Living Well." Professional Builder, Dec. 200, pp. 40-50.

Mead, Walter Russell. "The Debt We Owe the Dutch." Newsweek, 27 Apr. 2009, p. 39.