Scholarly journals, popular magazines, and newspapers are all periodicals. Magazine and newspaper citations differ as they are usually cited by date rather than by volume and issue number. Here are some examples:
A popular magazine article formatted in the MLA style:
Newspapers are also cited by date, and include the section and page number. Here is an example formatted in the MLA style:
The example citations in this tutorial are each formatted according to a different style guide. Do not use them to format your citations. Consult the manual for the citation style your professor prefers instead.