Answered By: The Library, University of Notre Dame Australia
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Newspaper articles are included in the Journals, Newspapers & Magazines section of the referencing guide:

APA 7th cites a newpaper article from the online edition of the Australian in the following way:

Writer/author. (Year, Month date). Title [Letter to the editor]. Title of newspaper. URL

In-text

Swan (2017) OR Swan, 2018

Reference List

Swan, D. (2017, February 28). Change afoot at shoe firm. The Australian.

Note: In APA 7th a URL should not be included if the article is accessed via the library's subscription databases or behind a paywall.

APA 6th cites a newpaper article from the online edition of the Australian in the following way:

Writer/author. (Year, Month date). Title. Title of newspaper. Retrieved from URL

In-text

Swan (2017) OR Swan, 2018

Reference List

Swan, D. (2017, February 28). Change afoot at shoe firm. The Australian. Retrieved  https://www.theaustralian.com.au/

Note: In APA 6th you can include a link to the newspaper article if publicly accessible or newspaper homepage, if the article is behind a paywall.