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Model Citation for a Newspaper Article
Works Cited Entry, Basic Form
Author Name, Reversed. "Title of Article." Title of Newspaper Date, Edition: Pagination. Medium of publication.
- Use the prescribed punctuation between each element of the citation.
- Title of the article is in double quotes. Title of the newspaper is in italics.
- Include pagination of the entire article (not just the part you are citing). If the article continues after skipping pages, put the first page number and a plus sign (+).
- Use hanging indent (all lines after the first indented 1/2 inch).
Article in a Print Newspaper
Belluck, P. (2013, December 3). Oxytocin found to stimulate social brain regions in children with autism. New York times, p. A19.
Article in a Newspaper from a Library Database
Jayson, S. (2013, August 23). What it means to be 'transgender.' USA today. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/
For more details on citing journal and magazine articles, see Publication manual, 7.01, examples 10-11, pp. 200-201.
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