How to Cite a Magazine in MLA 7

Magazine: A publication that is issued periodically and contains items such as articles, essays, poems, or pictures.


Autocite a Magazine Article in MLA Format

 

How to cite magazine articles published and found in print

Structure:

Last, First M. “Article Title.” Magazine Title Date Month Year Published: Page(s). Print.

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Example:

Rothbart, Davy. “How I Caught up with Dad.” Men’s Health Oct. 2008: 108-13. Print.


How to cite magazine articles found on a website

Note: When citing sources reproduced online from their inprint version, it is not necessary to include online information such as the website publisher or the date of electronic publication.

Note: The date that you found and read the article.

 

Structure:

Last, First M. “Article Title.” Magazine Title Date Month Year Published: Page(s). Website Title. Web. Date Month Year Accessed.

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Example:

Rothbart, Davy. “How I Caught up with Dad.” Men’s Health Oct. 2008: 108-13. Google Books. Web. 16 Mar. 2013.


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