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APA: Newspaper articles

Basic guidelines for citations in APA.

In Text Citations

Inside your paper, give credit to the works you quote.

See examples of how to tell your readers where facts, paraphrases, or quotes in your paper come from at this site from the Purdue OWL.

Basic Print Newspaper Citation

No Author:

Title of article. (Year, Month Day). Title of Newspaper, Page.

One Author:

Author's Last Name, Author's First Initial. (Year, Month Day). Title of article.

       Title of
Newspaper, Page(s).

Example Newspaper article, no author

Wait till ice cream trucks get wind of this. (2007, November 21). The New York

          Times
,
p. F2.

Example Online Newspaper article, 1 author, or more than 1 author

Kelley, T. (2000, March 23). Twinkie strike afflicts fans with snack famine. The New York Times.

     Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com

 

Note: You should include surnames and initials for up to 20 authors in the Reference list.