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APA Citation Style, 6th edition: Looking up a DOI. The purpose of documentation is to: Indicate the authors or sources of these in a References list at the end of your paper. This guide is based on the APA Manual 6th ed.

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Social Media Himmelfarb Headlines Newsletter. Twitter himmelfarbGW -- himmelfarb. If there is no author name, begin with the title of the article in title case and in quotes with a period at the end, inside the quotes.

Add the newspaper name in italics followed by the date of publication with day first, then month, then year and add a comma. Add the medium of publication. If the article is from an online newspaper, use the word "Web" instead of the word "Print.

Cite the newspaper article in APA style starting with the title of the article. Begin the citation with the name of the article in sentence case, ending with a period. Add the date of publication in parentheses, starting with the year, then the month and day. Add a period after the closing parenthesis. Add the name of the newspaper in italics, followed by a comma. Add the abbreviation "p. Your complete citation might look like this:.

The Wall Street Journal, p. Cite an online newspaper article in APA format the same way you would a print source but add the words, "Retrieved from" followed by the URL of the home page of the newspaper.

Note that the URL must begin with "http: Mental reserves keep brain agile. The New York Times. Cite the newspaper article in Chicago Manual of Style using the title of the article first. The title should be in title case, followed by a comma and enclosed in quotes.

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Cite the newspaper article in MLA style starting with the title of the article. If there is no author name, begin with the title of the article in title case and in quotes with a period at the end, inside the quotes.

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No Author: Title of article. (Year, Month Day). Title of Newspaper, Page. One Author: Author's Last Name, Author's First Initial. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Newspaper, Page(s). (Note: The reference citations above refer to newspaper articles from a print source.

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When a work has no identified author, cite in text the first few words of the article title using double quotation marks, “headline-style" capitalization, and the year. (“Barcelona to Ban Burqa,” ) Alternatively, you can integrate the citation into the sentence by means of narrative. First, I must always advise that you speak to your professor and/or your university librarian as to what the accepted form would be at your University. Both as professors and Universities can vary slightly on the specifics of APA rules and due to the fact that what they say will be accepted. As far as APA 6th is concerned. Title of article.

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APA Style, 6th Edition. Start Here: What is APA Style? In-Text Citation; Articles. Journal article with doi Journal article without doi Journal article, 7 or less authors Magazine or newspaper article with no author, website. An article with no author begins its reference entry with the title of the article. (Title). (Year, Month Day published). Name of Newspaper in Italics, p. Calls made to strengthen state energy policies. (, December 28). The Country Today, pp. 1A, 2A.