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MLA Format Electronic DatabasesEntry for an Information Database Article from a PeriodicalThis entry includes six main divisions Author s name Title of Article in quotation marks. Name of periodical in italics and day month year and page numbers Name of Database in italics Medium of publication Access dateFor example .Williams Jeffrey J Why Today s Publishing World Is Reprising the Past Chronicle of Higher Education 13 Oct 2008 B8 B10 MasterFILEPremier Web 14 Jan 2011 Author s Name Type the author s last name first comma and then the rest of the name middle initial is placed.after first name and end with a period Williams Jeffrey J Title of article Type the title of the article in quotations using title case and end with a period inside the quotations Why Today s Publishing World Is Reprising the Past .Title of periodical and day month year and pages Type the title of the journal italicized using title case followed by the day the month abbrievatedfollowed by a period and the year followed by a colon then page numbers and end with a period Chronicle of Higher Education 13 Oct 2008 B8 B10 Name of database. Type the name of the database italicized period MasterFILE Premier Medium of publication Type medium such as Web or Print then period Access date.Type the date you found the article day month abbreviated period year period 14 Jan 2011 Look at this example from a database available throughthe LAMC Library Gather the information you will need to create a Works.Cited entry for a magazine from this online databaseYou should have collected the following information Now put the information inthe correct order for a Works Cited entry Be sure to check all punctuation andformatting italics indentation title case Title Big Ben or Big Brother .Source Newsweek Atlantic Edition 1996 v52 n1 p111 11 Author s William UnderhillDatabase MasterFILE PremierAccess date 3 13 2001Underhill William Big Ben or Big Brother Newsweek. Atlantic Edition 28 Feb 2000 111 21MasterFILE Premier Web 13 Mar 2001 Place the following information in the correct order for a Works Cited entry for anewspaper from an online database source Be sure to check all punctuation andformatting underlines indentation title case .Title Scientists debating future of hormone replacementSource from the New York Times newpaper on October 23 2002 page A20Author s Gina KolataDatabase National Newspapers 5 Access date 3 13 2011.Kolata Gina Scientists Debating Future of HormoneReplacement New York Times 23 Aug 2007 A20 National Newspapers 5 Web 13 Mar 2011 Place the following information in the correct order for a Works Cited entry for ajournal from an online database source Be sure to check all punctuation and.formatting underlines indentation title case Title Boys emotional needs Is growing up tougher for boys than for girls Source from the CQ Researcher database on June 18 1999Author s Sarah GlazerDatabase CQ Researcher Online CQ Press section.Access date 3 2 2004Glazer Sarah Is Growing Up Tougher for Boys Than forGirls CQ Researcher 18 June 1999 CQ ResearcherOnline Web 2 Mar 2004 .CQ Researcher Online. Quiz 3 Place the following information in the correct order for a Works Cited entry for a journal from an online database source. Be sure to check all punctuation and formatting (underlines, indentation, title case).