The elements needed to cite a newspaper are:
- date of publication
- title of article
- title of newspaper
- 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
This example includes:
- the author's name --› Gee, A.
- the date --› (2012, June 13).
- the title of the article --› Radiation concerns rise with patients' exposure
- the title of the newspaper --› The New York Times.
- URL of the publication --› http://www.nytimes.com/
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