Answered By: Jennifer Harris
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2017     Views: 5187

Print Journal or Magazine Article

The basic format for citing a print journal or magazine article in APA style is:

Author, A. (Year). Title of article. Title of Journal or Magazine, volume number(issue number), page numbers.

For example (don't forget to indent the second and subsequent lines):

Henry, W. A. (1990, April 9). Making the grade in today's schools. Time, 135, 28-31.

Electronic Journal or Magazine Article

The basic format for citing an electronic journal or magazine article in APA style is:

Author, A. (Year). Title of article. Title of Journal or Magazine, volume number(issue number), page numbers. doi: 10.xxxxxxxxxx

Note: When available, use the DOI number but if a DOI number is not available, use the home URL.

For example (don't forget to indent the second and subsequent lines):

Appel, S. H. (1998). The management of multicultural group conflict. Team Performance Management, 45(5), 211. doi: 10.1108/13527599810234173

Henry, W. A. (1990, April 9). Making the grade in today's schools. Time, 135, 28-31. Retrieved from http://www.time.com/time/magazine

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For further help please contact the Wolak Learning Center at 603.645.9606 (UC Students) and Online Writing Center at 866.721.1662 (Online/COCE Students) for assistance with citing a website.

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This information is intended to be a guideline, not expert advice. Please be sure to speak to your professor about the appropriate way to cite a journal or magazine article in your class assignments and projects.

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