Citation Guide

Magazine Article from Online Database or Website: Basic APA Format

Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Magazinevolume number(issue number),

      pages.  Retrieved from http://url_of_magazine _webpage

  • Online databases include ones such as EBSCO, ProQuest, and Opposing Viewpoints that are accessed through the Library’s website.
  • If you are citing an article from a library database that is available in other places, such as a magazine, include the magazine homepage's URL. You may have to do a web search of the article's title, author, etc. to find the URL.

Magazine Article from Online Database or Website: APA Examples


Chandran, R., & Pradhan, B. (2014, May 9). India's women's vote becomes more independent. Business Week, 2.

Retrieved from

Hall, M. (2017, March). The faces of Obamacare. Texas Monthly, 45(3), 116-197. Retrieved from