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WRTG 101: College Writing, Orsini: Cite Sources

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Citing articles in MLA format

Referring to it in your paper: (LastName, 10-12) where 10-12 is the number of the page(s) you are referring to.

Bibliography Example (the whole article covers pages 6-12:of the issue.

LastName, FirstName. "The Title of the Article." Title of the Journal or Periodical, vol. 00, no. 0, 2018, pp. 6-12.

Getting the Citation from the Database

1. When looking at the record for the article, click on "Cite i n the box on the right

2. In the box that comes up, choose MLA 8th Edition for citation format

Select the text of the citation and press Ctrl-C to copy it; then paste it into Word or an email.

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