Skip to Main Content

APA 7th Edition - University of Lincoln

Guidance on the APA website

See also the guidance on the APA's Style website on citing newspaper articles at:

Online newspaper article

Parenthetical citation
(Lonsdale & McKie, 2020)

Narrative citation  

Lonsdale and McKie (2020) 


Reference list 

 Lonsdale, S., & McKie. R. (2020, May 14). Test can pinpoint autism 'at birth'. 

       The Guardian 


1. Author(s)’ surname, comma, initial(s) with a full stop after each initial (and comma if more than one author)  

2. Year, comma, Month Date in round brackets followed by a full stop  

3. Title (and subtitle if applicable) followed by a full stop 

4. Title of newspaper in italics, followed by a full stop 

5. URL