QBS Information Literacy Guides

Cite a newspaper article.

The QBS style of citing a newspaper article.

So you have found some information in a newspaper. Here is how to cite it properly using the QBS style of citation. There are many different ways to do it but we keep it simple so everyone can understand.

How to cite a newspaper article.

First you need to list the authors name or the title of the newspaper if there is no author.   South China Morning Post
Now write down the year it was published.  South China Morning Post (2013)
Write down the title of the article. South China Morning Post (2013) No more Shark Finning.
Now add the date. South China Morning Post (2013) No more Shark Finning. February, 12th.