Use the following template or our MLA Citation Generator to cite a presentation or lecture. 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

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Author Surname, Author Forename. Lecture. Description or "Title," Date Presented, Location/Venue.


Drummond, Sarah. Lecture. "Project Management: It’s Not As Boring As It Sounds," 5 May 2014, New York Community College.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname)


The speaker explained that project management can actually be quite engaging for employees (Drummond).

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