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Art Therapy: Magazine & Newspaper Article Examples

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Online Magazine Article with a DOI

Basic Format

Author, A. A. (Year, Month). Article title. Magazine Title, volume(issue), pp-pp. doi:xx.xxxxxxxxxx

Example

Biello, D. (2011, March). Coal fires burning bright. Scientific American, 304, 14. doi: 10.1038/scientificamerican0311-14

Online Magazine Article without a DOI

Basic Format

Author, A. A. (Year, Month). Article title. Magazine Title, volume(issue), pp-pp. Retrieved from URL of magazine's homepage

Example

Quammen, D. (2010, November). Great migrations. National Geographic, 218(5), 28-51. Retrieved from

        http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

Print Magazine Article

Basic Format

Author, A. A. (Year, Month). Article title. Magazine Title, volume(issue), pp-pp.

Example

Richter, G. J. (2011, April). Orchids: A view of our tropical Missouri. Missouri Conservationist, 72(4), 8-11.

Online Newspaper Article

Basic Format

Author, A. A. (Year, Month Date). Article title. Newspaper Title. Retrieved from URL of newspaper's homepage

Example

Stelloh, T. (2011, April 4). Jazzy funeral parade marks Coney Island's death and rebirth. The New York Times. Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com

Note: APA recommends using the URL of the newspaper's home page rather than the URL for the article to avoid nonworking URLs (p. 201). In addition, APA recommends using the newspaper's home page instead of database information if you retrieved the article from a library database (p. 191-192). You may want to check with your professor about this citation guideline.

Print Newspaper Article

Basic Format

Author, A. A. (Year, Month Date). Article title. Newspaper Title, pp-pp.

Example

Goold, D. (2011, March 31). Opening day more relaxed for Holliday: Outfielder doesn't feel the pressure of being "new guy" with big contract. St. Louis Post Dispatch, pp. C4.

For More Information

For more information on citing magazine and newspaper articles, please refer to pages 200-201 in the APA Manual.

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