Citation Guide

Magazine Article from Online Database or Website: Basic APA (6th ed.) Format

Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Magazine, volume number(issue number), pages.  Retrieved from http://url_of_magazine _webpage

What if there's more than one author or no author?

  • 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 (6th ed.) Examples

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

Sides, J. (2019). Hit by a volcano. True West Magazine, 66(1), 22. Retrieved from