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IEEE - Referencing Guide

Newspaper Articles


Include section name if given.

Include the specific date as well as year.

Include the specific page or section numbers if appropriate.


Standard format for citation

[#] Article Author AA. "Title of article," Title of Newspaper: Section, p. inclusive page numbers, Month Date, Year.


Newspaper articles in print

[1] P. Williams, L. Forrestal, and J. Barret, "The rise of the robot miner," The Australian Financial Review, p. 6, Sept. 7, 2010.

[2] N. Perpitch, "Green groups battle to overturn gas plan," The Australian, p. 2, Sept. 7, 2010.

Newspaper article in print: No author

[3] "Labor defends its $43b broadband network," The West Australian, p. 5, Aug.14, 2010.

Newspaper article from a full text database

[4] J. Riley, "Call for new look at skilled migrants," The Australian, p. 35, May 31, 2005. [Online]. Available: Factiva, [Accessed May 31, 2005].

Newspaper article from the internet

[5] C. Wilson-Clark, "Computers ranked as key literacy," The West Australian, para. 3, March 29, 2004. [Online]. Available: [Accessed Sept. 18, 2004].

See the All Examples page for examples of in-text and reference list entries for specific resources such as articles, books, and web pages.