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6th Edition

To cite a press release in the text, use the standard format for an in-text citation: (Organization name, year, para. X). To cite an online press release, see the sample below:

CBC Media Centre. (2016). 2016 CBC short story prize finalists announced [Press release]. Retrieved from http://www.cbc.ca/mediacentre/2016-cbc-short-story-prize-finalists-announced.html

For more information, see "How to Cite A Press Release in APA Style" from the APA Style Blog.

7th Edition

To cite a press release in the text, use the standard format for an in-text citation: (Organization name, year, para. X). To cite an online press release, see the sample below:

McGill Newsroom. (2019). McGill-led research unravels mystery of how early animals survived ice age [Press release]. https://www.mcgill.ca/newsroom/channels/news/mcgill-led-research-unravels-mystery-how-early-animals-survived-ice-age-303012