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APA 7 Referencing

Newspaper: Print

  • In the reference list include the day of publication after the year.
  • In the reference list italicise the name of the newspaper.
  • Page number not required.
  • If there is no specific author, begin with the title.

In text citation example:

(Matthews, 2011).

Then in your reference list:

Matthews, L. (2011, November 23). Foodbanks urge public to give generously. Manawatu Standard.

(APA manual, 2020, p 320).

Online Newspaper

  • In the reference list, include the day of publication after the year.
  • Italicise the name of the newspaper.
  • If there is no specific author, begin with the title.

In text citation example:

(Preston, 2019).

Then in your reference list:

Preston, N. (2019, November 26). Family of girl who lost an eye battles ACC over it 'flawed' process. NZ

           Herald. https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12287946

(APA manual, 2020, p. 320).

Online News Website

  • When the citation is from an online news website (e.g. Stuff.co.nz), the title of the article is italicised.
  • If there is no author, begin with the title.

(Te, 2019).

Te, M. (2019, November 26). Group 'gobsmacked' to see driver making u-turn on Wellington motorway. Stuff.

         https://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/news/117707910/group-gobsmacked-to-see-driver-making-uturn-on-wellington-

         motorway

(APA manual, 2020, p. 351).

Magazine article

  • Include month and day after the year in your reference list if this is available.
  • Include volume and page numbers in your reference list if these are available.
  • Put the name of the magazine in italics.

Example 1:

(White, 2011).

White, M. (2011,October). Food, inglorious food. North & South, 307, 96-97.

Example 2:

(Ng, 2011)

Ng, A. (2011, October). Brush with history. Habitus, 13, 83-87.

Example 3:

(Bergeson, 2019).

Bergeson, S. (2019, January 4). Really cool neutral plasmas. Science, 363(6422), 33-34.

             https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aau7988

(APA manual, 2020, p. 320).