Guide: How to cite a Newspaper in ASA style

Guide: How to cite a Newspaper in ASA style

Cite A Newspaper in ASA style

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Use the following template to cite a newspaper using the ASA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the ASA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Author Surname, Author Forename. Year Published. 'Title'. Publication Title, Pages Used. Retrieved October 10, 2013 (http://Website URL).


Feifer, Jason. 2012. Retrieved August 21, 2014 (

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname Year Published)


“"What we’ve been doing is very different from our brother and sister brands. We’re not doing a big TV spot. Instead, we’re inside the bodies of the athletes actually playing on the field." (Feifer 2012)

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