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Citing and referencing: Newspapers/Magazines

A guide to the styles recommended by Monash schools and departments for students and researchers

Newspapers/Magazines

Notes

Newspapers and magazines are NOT acceptable academic sources unless as objects of research.

Follow these examples closely for all layout, punctuation, spacing and capitalizing.

In the Reference List the page numbers of newspaper articles must be preceded by p. or pp. If the article is printed on more than one page give all the page numbers separated by a comma.

 

Print Newspaper Article

Format Author, A. A. (year, month date of publication). Title of article. Newspaper Title, page–page. 
Reference list

Packham, B. (2010, January 18). Bullies to show concern: Schools to try Euro method that lets thugs off the hook. Herald-Sun. p. 6.

 

Online Newspaper Article

Format

Author, A. A. (year, month, date of publication). Title of article. Newspaper Title. Retrieved from URL

Reference list

Gadher, D. (2007, September 2). Leap in gambling addiction forecast. The Sunday Times. Retrieved from http://www.timesonline.co.uk.

 

Online Magazine article

Format    

Author, A. A. (year, month of publication). Title of article. Magazine Title, volume number(issue number), page–page. Retrieved from URL

Reference list

Novotney, A. (2010, January). Integrated care is nothing new for these psychologists. Monitor on     Psychology, 41(1). Retrieved from www.apa.org/monitor

 

Print magazine article

Format

Author, A. A. (year, month of publication). Title of article. Magazine Title, volume number(issue number), page–page.

Reference list

Wilson, D. S., & Wilson, E. O. (2007, November 3). Survival of the selfless. NewScientist, 196(2628), 42–46.