Citing Newspaper Articles:




Article in a Newspaper - Print

BASIC FORMAT: Author(s). "Title of Article." Title of Periodical Day Month Year: Page(s). Medium of publication.


  • Brubaker, Bill. "New Health Center Targets County's Uninsured Patients." Washington Post 24 May 2007: LZ01. Print.


  • Krugman, Andrew. "Fear of Eating." New York Times 21 May 2007 late ed.: 1-6. Print.


If the newspaper is a less well-known or local publication, include the city name and state in brackets after the title of the newspaper.

  • Behre, Robert. "Presidential Hopefuls Get Final Crack at Core of S.C. Democrats." Post and Courier [Charleston, SC] 29 Apr. 2007: A11. Print.

  • Trembacki, Paul. "Brees Hopes to Win Heisman for Team." Purdue Exponent [West Lafayette, IN] 5 Dec. 2000: 20. Print.



Article in a Newspaper - Online


BASIC FORMAT: Author(s). "Title of Article." Title of Periodical. Publisher, Day Month Year: pages. Medium of publication. Date of Access.



  • Brubaker, Bill. "New Health Center Targets County's Uninsured Patients." Washington Post. Washington Post, 24 May 2007: LZ01. Web. 20 Nov. 2010.


  • Krugman, Andrew. "Fear of Eating." New York Times. New York Times, 21 May 2007 late ed.: A1. Web. 20 Nov. 2010.