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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Plagiarism Defined: Interviews (newspaper)

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use the APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA and Vancouver Styles. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

Interviews (newspaper)

Reference: Last name, Initials of person interviewed. (Year of interview) ‘Title of the interview (if any)’. Interview by/with Interviewer’s First name Last name, Title of publication, Day Month of Publication, page numbers if present.  

Example: O’Brien, M. (2014) ‘Achieving success in parenting’. Interview by Siobhan Moynihan, Irish News Weekly, 6 June, p. 56.


  • Interviewee(s) Last name (Year)
  • (Interviewee(s) Last name, Year)


  • O’Brien (2014) outlined honesty as key to parenting……
  • Honesty is seen as key to parenting through the teenage years (O’Brien, 2014).


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