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Articles in Print - Format & Examples

Use this format for articles that you find in print journals, magazines, and newspapers.

ARTICLE FROM A PRINT JOURNAL

APA (7th) General Format Author Last Name, Author Initials. (Year). Title of article. Name of Journal, volume#(issue#), firstpage-lastpage.
APA (7th) Example Malasri, S., Pourhashemi, A., Aung, P., & Moats, R. (2012). Water absorption of wooden pallets. International Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 2(9), 1-10.
MLA (9th) General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Journal, vol. #, no. issue#, Year, pp. firstpage-lastpage.
MLA (9th) Example Malasri, S. et al. "Water Absorption of Wooden Pallets." International Journal of Applied Science and Technology, vol. 2, no. 9, 2012, pp. 1-10.
Turabian (9th) Notes-Bibliography Style General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article: Subtitle of Article." Title of Journal volume#, no. issue# (month year): firstpage-lastpage.
Turabian (9th) Notes-Bibliography Style Example Malasri, Siripong et al. "Water Absorption of Wooden Pallets." International Journal of Applied Science and Technology 2, no. 9 (November 2012): 1-10.
Turabian (9th) Author-Date Style General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. Year. "Title of Article: Subtitle of Article." Title of Journal volume#, no. issue# (Month): firstpage-lastpage.
Turabian (9th) Author-Date Style Example Malasri, Siripong et al. 2012. "Water Absorption of Wooden Pallets." International Journal of Applied Science and Technology 2, no. 9 (November): 1-10.

 

ARTICLE FROM A PRINT MAGAZINE

APA (7th) General Format Author Last Name, Author Initials. (Year, Month Day). Title of article: Subtitle of article. Title of the Magazine, volume#(issue#), firstpage-lastpage.
APA (7th) Example Denney, P. (2017, March). Graduate degree. Memphis, 41(12), 62-63.
MLA (9th) General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Magazine, vol. #, no. #, Month Year,  pp. firstpage-lastpage.
MLA (9th) Example Denney, Pam. "Graduate Degree." Memphis, vol. 41, no. 12, March 2017, pp. 62-63.
Turabian (9th) Notes-Bibliography Style General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name.  "Title of the Article." Title of Magazine, Month Day, Year of Publication, firstpage-lastpage.
Turabian (9th) Notes-Bibliography Style Example Denney, Pam. "Graduate Degree." Memphis, March 2017, 62-63.
Turabian (9th) Author-Date Style General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Magazine, Month Day, Year of Publication, firstpage-lastpage.
Turabian (9th) Author-Date Style Example Denney, Pam. "Graduate Degree." Memphis, March 2017, 62-63.

 

ARTICLE FROM A PRINT NEWSPAPER

APA (7th) General Format Author Last Name, Author Initials. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of the Newspaper, all page numbers.
APA (7th) Example Risher, W. (2003, November 20). Principals eager to enroll pastors. The Commercial Appeal, B6, B8.
MLA (9th) General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Newspaper, Day Month Year, pp. firstpage-lastpage.
MLA (9th) Example Young, Lesley. "Peace & Tofu: A Visit to Magnolia Grove Monastery." Memphis Flyer, 15 June 2017, pp. 30-31.
Turabian (9th) Notes-Bibliography Style General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Newspaper, Month Day, Year of Publication.
Turabian (9th) Notes-Bibliography Style Example Young, Lesley. "Peace & Tofu: A Visit to Magnolia Grove Monastery." Memphis Flyer, June 15, 2017.
Turabian (9th) Author-Date Style General Format Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Title of Article." Title of Newspaper, Month Day, Year of Publication.
Turabian (9th) Author-Date Style Example Young, Lesley. "Peace & Tofu: A Visit to Magnolia Grove Monastery." Memphis Flyer, June 15, 2017.

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