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How do I cite a journal article in MLA style?

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For journal articles in electronic form, use this format for MLA:

Author's Last-name, First-name. “Title of Article.” Title of Journal. Volume.Issue (Year): Pages. Name of Database. Web. Day Month Year of access.

Visit the MLA Citation Style Guide for examples of all types of citations.

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