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Referencing: Print, Online & Media Resources: Newspapers

APA Style

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year, Month Day of publication). Article title. Newspaper title. Retrieved from URL

Example: Kelly, M. (2010, May 22). Burden of Irish debt could yet eclipse that of Greece. The Irish Times. Retrieved from http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/opinion/2010/0522/1224270888132.html

In-Text-Citation:

  • Author(s) Last name (year)
  • (Author(s) Last name, year)                

Example:

  • Kelly (2010) wrote that….
  • An article (Kelly, 2010) appeared at the time….

Source: UCD Library

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year, Month Day of publication). Article title. Newspaper title, Volume and/or Issue number (if applicable), pp. page numbers.

Example: Dempsey, A. (2003, August 19). A shoulder to lean on in the lonely crowd: Feet on the street, a new project by the Samaritans. The Irish Times, pp. 11.

In-Text-Citation:

  • Author(s) Last name (year)
  • (Author(s) Last name, year)

Example:

  • Dempsey (2003) wrote that...
  • An article (Dempsey, 2003) appeared at the time….

Source: UCD Library

Harvard Style

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year) ‘Article title’, Newspaper Title, day month of publication. Available at: URL (Accessed Day Month Year).

Example: Keenan, D. (2011) 'North voters go to polls today', Irish Times, 5 May. Available at: http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/ireland/2011/0505/1224296146826.html. (Accessed 5 May 2011).

In-Text-Citation:

  • Author(s) Last name (Year)
  • (Author(s)  Last name, Year)

Example:

  • Keenan (2011) reported….
  • In the report (Keenan, 2011)….

Source: UCD Library

Reference: Author(s) Last name, Initials. (Year) ‘Article title’, Newspaper Title, date, page numbers.

Example: O'Dea, W. (2006) ‘Irish role in battle group concept will help to bolster UN’, Irish Times, 10 January, p.16.

In-Text-Citation:

  • Author(s) Last name (Year)
  • (Author(s) Last name, Year)

Example:

  • O’Dea (2006) proposed….
  • The article (O’Dea, 2006) argues….

Source: UCD Library

MLA Style

Reference: Author's Last name, First name. "Article Title." Newspaper Title, Day Month Year of Publication, pp. Page number(s). Platform/Container, Location/Link.

Example: Parker, George. "UK Promises no Return to 'Borders of the Past' in Ireland: Brexit Vote Aftermath." Financial Times, London, 26 July 2016, pp. 2+. Proquest, www.proquest.com/stable/1234567.

In-Text-Citation

  • (Author's Last name Page no)
  • (Page no)

Example:

  • Others (Parker 2) argue....
  • Parker (2) argues....

Source: UCD Library

Reference: Author's Last name, First name. "Article Title." Newspaper Title, Day Month Year of Publication, pp. Page number(s).

Example: Gleeson, Jim. "Towards Holistic Approach to School Discipline." Irish Times, 10 Feb. 2006, p. 16. 

In-Text-Citation:

  • (Author's Last name Page no)
  • (Page no)

Example:

  • Others (Gleeson 16) argue....
  • Gleeson (16) argues....

Source: UCD Library

MHRA Style

There are two styles of MHRA referencing - footnotes and bibliography style and author-date style. Please check with your lecturer/tutor which one you must use.

For information on both types of styles please see information here from the Univeristy of St. Andrews, and here from the MHRA style guide online.