Newspaper Examples

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The elements needed to cite a newspaper are:

  1. author
  2. date of publication
  3. title of article
  4. title of newspaper
  5. URL of the publication (if the newspaper is online)

 APA full citation a newspaper:

Gee, A. (2012, June 13). Radiation concerns rise with patients' exposure.The New York Times.Retrieved from

http://www.nytimes.com/

This example includes:

  1. the author's name --› Gee, A.
  2. the date --› (2012, June 13).
  3. the title of the article --› Radiation concerns rise with patients' exposure
  4. the title of the newspaper --› The New York Times.
  5. URL of the publication --› http://www.nytimes.com/

 

Valencia Library has created APA cheat sheets and made them available online. Review our APA examples for newspapers.