Use the following template or our MLA Citation Generator to cite a magazine article. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Reference list

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Author Surname, Author Forename. "Title." Publication Title, volume/issue/season information or date published, URL or page numbers.


Ross, Janell. "Americans Have Learned to Talk About Racial Inequality. But They’ve Done Little to Solve It." Time, 13 May 2021,

In-text citation

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(Author Surname)


"Still, even in a country that prides itself on allowing citizens to speak freely and then act to change public policy accordingly, the renewed attention given to racial injustice has scarcely been matched with parallel action," (Ross).

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