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New York Times: Citation

This guide will walk you through the process for creating your New York Times Online account and show you how to use the added features.

Citation Information

Each article, video, or image from the New York Times you reference in your research needs a citation to credit your source. Citation information is available for all results in the New York Times Online. How you cite a resource depends on the citation style you are using. 

Article (pre 1983):

At the top of every article you can find the information you will need to cite the article in your reasearch.


Article (TimesMachine):

Articles available through the Times Machine platform provide the citation information in a slightly different format.



Citation information for videos can be found in the top right corner of the video page.


Citing a photograph usually requires the photographer's name, photograph title, and date. Most of this information is supplied by results in an images search.