Print Newspaper | MLA Works Cited

Author. Title. Title of container, other contributors, version, number, publisher, publication date, location.If you are citing a print newspaper article on your MLA Works Cited page, then you will need just one container for the publication’s information.


Tamisiea, Jack. “‘Big John,’ a High-Profile Triceratops, Locked Horns With Its Own Kind, Study Suggests.” The New York Times, 7 Apr. 2022, pp. 1+.

Book Review

Williams, Joy. "Rogue Territory." The New York Times Book Review, 9 Nov. 2014, pp. 1+.

Letter to the Editor

Popper, Ellen Silverman. “‘It Lifts My Heart’: Praise for Jackson’s Confirmation to the Court.” The New York Times, 8 Apr. 2022, pp. 1+.

Elements used in these citation examples are author, title, title of container, publication date, and location.

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