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Magazines & Newspapers

In text citation

(von Drehle et al., 2009)... or
Von Drehle et al. (2009) assert...

  • If an author's name begins with a lower case letter, and appears at the beginning of a sentence, capitalise it.

In reference list

von Drehle, D., Ghosh, B., Scherer, M., Zaidi, S. H., Baker, A., James, R., ... Peters, G. (2009, October 12). An enemy within. Time South Pacific [Australia/New Zealand edition], 174(14), 12-17.

  • Full date is used for weekly magazines; month and year for monthly magazines.
  • If there are eight or more authors, list the first six, then an ellipsis (...) and finish with the last author.

In text citation

(Robison, 2008) or
Robison (2008) considers ...

In reference list

Robison, J. (2008, January). On the waka wave. North and South, 262, 80-87.

  • Online magazine articles with no DOI no longer require a retrieval statement (i.e. Retrieved from… database).

In text citation

(Cumming, 2003) or
Cumming (2003) reports ...

In reference list

Cumming, G. (2003, April 5). Cough that shook the world. New Zealand Herald, p. B4.

  • Include p. or pp. before the page number. This is used for newspapers only, not magazines or journals. p = 1 page, pp. more than one page.
  • If page numbers are discontinuous, separate page numbers with a comma. e.g. pp. A1, A4-5.

In text citation

(Cumming, 2003) or
Cumming (2003) reports ...

In reference list

Cumming, G. (2003, April 5). Cough that shook the world. New Zealand Herald. Retrieved from http://www.nzherald.co.nz

  • Use the URL of the homepage of the newspaper, as a direct link to an online article in a newspaper website is not a persistent link.

In text citation

("Drivers Reject Fuel Prices," 2003)

  • In the in text citation, abbreviate the title, use double quotation marks and capital letters (Publication Manual, p. 176).

In reference list

Drivers reject fuel prices driven by war threat. (2003, March 7). Timaru Herald, p.1.

  • If there is no author, the article title comes first.