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APA Style Guide

This guide is intended to help students cite their sources according to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition (2010).

Magazine Article (p. 200)

Include the URL of the magazine's home page in your reference when you retrieve the article online.

General Format

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Author Surname, Year)

 

In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(Author Surname, Year, page number)

 

References:

Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year, Month Day). Article title: Subtitle.

         Magazine Title, Volume(issue), page range.

 

Example 1

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Douglas & Martin, 1995)

 

In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(Douglas & Martin, 1995, p. 98)

 

References:

Douglas, A., & Martin, M. (1995, April 9). Outside existence. Walrus Magazine, 14, 96-101.

 

Example 2

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Benz, 2011)

 

In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(Benz, 2011, p. 234)

 

References:

Benz, Q. (2011, January 14). Dunking donuts. MacLeans, 12-16.

         Retrieved from http://www.macleans.com/