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APA 7th Edition Referencing Guide1

A Wintec Library guide to referencing in APA 7th edition style

Referencing an online newspaper article

To reference an article in an online newspaper, use the following format:

Author, A. (Year, Month day). Title of newspaper article in sentence case. Title of Newspaper in Italic Title Case. URL

McKay, E. (2019, July 9). Contamination rates getting better for Wellington's public recycling bins. New Zealand Herald
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12247753


Examples

Reference list entry

McKay, E. (2019, July 9). Contamination rates getting better for Wellington's public recycling bins. New Zealand Herald
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12247753

In-text citations

Page/paragraph numbers are optional for paraphrased information.

Narrative
McKay (2019) writes ... (para. 4).

Parenthetical
... (McKay, 2019, para. 4).

 

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