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Referencing: Magazine and Newspaper articles

Guide to APA 6th referencing style used at ECU

Magazine article reference

Magazine Article Reference

Learn how to format references for magazine articles, including those published in print, online, or through mobile apps.

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Newspaper article reference

Newspaper Article Reference

Learn how to format references for newspaper articles, including those published in print and online and those that may lack an official author.

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© 2016 American Psychological Association.

Examples showing how to reference magazine and newspaper articles

Source                                     In-text                                        End-text      
Magazine article  (Kandel & Squire, 2000)
Kandel, E. R., & Squire, L. R. (2000, November 10). Neuroscience:
Breaking down scientific barriers to the study of brain and mind. Science, 290(5494), 1113-1120.
Give date of publication in addition to volume number (if available).
Newspaper article: Author

(Aisbett, 1995)

Aisbett, N. (1995, January 7). Secret war still baffles veteran. The West
Australian, pp. 14-15.
In the end-text reference, use 'p.' or 'pp.', to refer to the source page(s).
Newspaper article: No author
(“R-movies,” 1995)
Note. If there is no author use a short title in-text. The quotation mark goes after the comma in the intext citation
R-movies rated as abuse. (1995, January 7). The West Australian,
p. 5.
In the end-text reference, use 'p.' or 'pp.', to refer to the source page(s).
Newspaper article: Electronic version

 (Hilts, 1999)

Hilts, P. J. (1999, February 16). In forecasting their emotions, most
people flunk out. New York Times. Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com
Advertisement: Printed

 (Chanel, 1999)

Chanel “Allure” [Advertisement]. (1999, October). Vanity Fair, 85.