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APA 7th Edition - Citation Guide - CBS Library

Newspaper Articles



Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Newspaper Title, pages–pages.


Clark, A. (2009, August 9). Apartment glut good for students, bad for owners. The Gainesville Sun, 1A, 9A.

As in-text citation:

(Clark, 2009)



Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Newspaper. http://xxxxx


Associated Press. (2019, October 7). Unions sue USDA seeking to halt new pork processing rule. The New York Times.

As in-text citation:

(Associated Press, 2019)

Johnson, K. (2017, January 16). Rwanda takes vital baby steps for preschool education. East African.

As in-text citation:

(Johnson, 2017)

Source: Publication Manual, 10.1 (example 16)

Using Mendeley? (or another reference management tool)

For a correct APA 7th reference, check the following:

- Reference Type is “Newspaper Article”

- The following fields are filled out:

  • Title
  • Author(s)
  • Publication
  • Year
  • Page(s) (if online there is most likely no page number, then leave blank)
  • Month
  • Day
  • URL (if online)

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