Use the following template or our MLA Citation Generator to cite a website. 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 (if available). Website Title. Publisher, Date published or updated, URL.


The Museum of the World. The British Museum, Feb. 2020,

In-text citation

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


(Author Surname or Website Title)


The virtual museum experience allows visitors to explore cultural objects from different continents (The Museum of the World).

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