Citing Sources -- MLA, 8th ed.


Scholarly Journal Article:

Baron, Naomi S. "Redefining Reading: The Impact of Digital Communication Media." PMLA, vol. 128, no. 1, Jan. 2013, pp. 193-200.

Scholarly Journal Article in an Online Database:

Goldman, Anne. "Questions of Transport: Reading Primo Levi Reading Dante." The Georgia Review, vol. 64, no. 1, 2010, pp. 69-88. JSTOR,

Note: If a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) is available, use it in place of a URL for online journal articles:

Chan, Evans. "Postmodernism and Hong Kong Cinema." Postmodern Culture, vol. 10, no. 3, May 2000. Project Muse, doi:10.1353/pmc.2000.0021.

Magazine Article:
Cohen, Adam. "The First 100 Days." Time,  6 Jul. 2009, pp. 32-34.

Online Magazine Article:

Deresiewicz, William. "The Death of the Artist -- and the Birth of the Creative Entrepreneur." The Atlantic, 28 Dec. 2014,

Newspaper Article:
Lohr, Steve. "Health Care Technology is a Promise Unfinanced." The New York Times,, 3 Dec. 2004, C5.

Newspaper Article, No Author:
"A Chance to Learn." San Francisco Chronicle, 13 Jul. 2009: A10.

Chapter or Article Within a Book:
Li, Charlene and Josh Bernoff. "The Social Technographics Profile." Groundswell: Winning in a World
Transformed by
Social Technologies, Harvard Business P, 2008, pp. 39-62.

Chapter or Article Within an Edited Book:
Poe, Edgar Allan. "The Masque of the Red Death." The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe, edited by James A. Harrison, vol. 4, Thomas Y. Crowell, 1902, pp. 250-58.

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