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APA Citation Style Guide (7th Edition): Magazines and Newspapers

Basic Citation Set Up

Author’s last name, initials. (year) Title of article. Name of magazine, Vol, Page number(s). http://URL of database or website homepage

Online examples

Magazine article from ProQuest

Taibbi, M. (2010, December). A history of violence. Rolling Stone, 1119, 32.

Newspaper article from Ethnic NewsWatch

Ritvo, M. (2007, October 19). Changing the way teenagers give. Jewish Advocate, p. 18.

Newspaper article on a website

Green, S. J. (2011, January 21). New Washington law increases punishment for pimps. The Seattle Times, 

Print examples

If you have the actual copy of the publication in your hand, use the examples below:

Print magazine article

Wright, K. (2011, March/April). A chic critique. Psychology Today, 44(2), 54-62.

Print newspaper article

Green, S. J. (2011, January 21). Combating teen prostitution. The Seattle Times, pp. B1, B6.