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APA 6th Edition - University of Lincoln

Referencing system for Psychology

Newspaper article

NOTE: Give the URL of the home page when the online version of the article is available by search to avoid non-working URLs.
     

In-text citation

(Morris, 2007)

 

Reference list

Morris, S. (2007, March 9). Why children become so attached to toys and comfort

       blankets. The Guardian, p.14.

 

Format:

Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year, Month Day). Article title:

       Subtitle. Newspaper Title, page range. Retrieved from URL [if viewed online] 

 
 
 
 

Newspaper tips

  • Italicise the title of the newspaper.
  • Precede page numbers for newspaper articles with p. or pp.
  • If an article appears on discontinuous pages, give all page numbers, and separate the numbers with a comma (e.g. pp. 1, 3, 5).