News Publications

This page provides reference examples for news publications, including newspapers (print and online) and blogs. For more examples and information, please consult Section 3.13.1 of the AMA Manual of Style (11th Ed.).

Author(s). Title of article. Name of Newspaper. Date:Section (if available). Accessed [date]. URL


  • If the city name is not part of the newspaper name, it may be added for clarity. (e.g. Star Tribune --> Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Reference Examples

Article in print newspaper

Schencker L. Peanut allergy relief? Chicago Tribune. September 22, 2019:C1.

Article in online news publication

Narula SK. WHO has only declared three public health emergencies in its history—Zika virus just became the fourth. Quartz blog. February 1, 2016. Accessed August 16, 2016.