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APA (6th ed.) referencing guide (Online): Newspaper articles

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Newspaper articles

Below you will find guidance and examples of how to set out a reference to a newspaper article in the body of your work and in the reference list at the end.

In text citations


Ruddick (2013) states that...
...(Ruddick, 2013).

Reference list

Author, A.A. (date). Title of article. Title of Newspaper, xx, p. or pp.

xx denotes column or section (Useful as many printed newspapers have a number of separately paginated sections).


Ruddick, G. (2013, October 3). Tesco suffers sales slump in all global businesses; UK rivals gain ground but boss Clark

           confident turnaround plan is working. Daily Telegraph, Business News, p. 1


Graham, N. (2013, August 31). A business built on data innovation and clubcard points. Financial Times. Retrieved from


Give the URL of the home page when the online version of the article is available by search to avoid unstable URLs.