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Eleftheriades Library: APA Guide

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APA guideline

Type of meterial Works cited / Bibliography page
Book in print Author, F. M. (Year of publication). Title of work. Publisher City, State: Publisher.
E-book in a database Author, F. M. (Year of publication).Title of work. Retrieved from http://xxxxx OR doi:xxxxx 
E-book from an e-reader  Author, F. M. (Year of publication).Title of work [E-reader version]. Retrieved from http://xxxxx OR doi:xxxxx
Journal article found online Author, F. M. (Publication year). Article title. Periodical Title, Volume(Issue), pp.-pp. doi:XX.XXXXX OR Retrieved from journal URL
Journal article found in print Author, F. M., Author, F. M, & Author, F. M. (Publication year). Article title. Periodical Title, Volume(Issue), pp.-pp.
Newspaper in print  Author, F. M. (Year, Month Date of publication). Article title. Newspaper Title, pp. xx-xx. 
Online newspaper Author, F. M. (Year, Month Date of publication). Article title. Newspaper Title. Retrieved from newspaper homepage URL *
Online report Author, F. M. (Publication year). Title of report (Report No. XXX). Retrieved from Agency name website: URL
Print report  Author, F. M. (Publication year). Title of report (Report No. XXX). Publisher City, State: Publisher. 
Scholarly project (thesis, dissertation, etc.) from a database Author, F. M. (Publication year). Title of dissertation/thesis (Doctoral dissertation or Master’s thesis). Retrieved from Name of database. (Accession or Order No.)
Scholarly project (thesis, dissertation, etc.) from a website Author, F. M. (Publication year). Title of dissertation/thesis (Doctoral dissertation or Master’s thesis). Retrieved from URL
Online lecture notes or presentation slides Author, F. M. (Publication year). Name or title of lecture [file format]. Retrieved from URL
Encyclopedia entry in print Author, F. M. (Publication year). Entry title. In Encyclopedia title.(Vol. XX, pp. XX-XX). City, State of publication: Publisher
Blog or podcast Author, F. M. (Year, Month, Date of post). Title of blog post [Web log post]. Retrieved from URL of blog post
Musical recording Songwriter F. M. (Copyright year). Song title [Recorded by F. M. Last (performer’s name/musical group)]. On Album title [Medium of recording]. City, State of label: Record label name.
Motion picture Producer, F. M. (Producer), & Director, F.M. (Director). (Release year). Title of motion picture [Motion picture]. Country of origin: Studio.
Episode from TV or radio show Writer, F. M. (Writer), & Director, F. M. (Director). (Year of airing). Episode title [Television series episode]. In F. M. Producer (Executive producer), TV series name. City, State of original channel: Channel.
Online dictionary entry Defined word. (Publication year). In Website Title. Retrieved from URL
General website article with an author Author, F. M. (Year, Month Date of publication). Article title. Retrieved from URL 
General website article with no author Article title. (Year, Month Date of publication). Retrieved from URL 

* You do not need to include retrieval information (e.g., date of access) in APA citations for electronic resources.

Source: EasyBib, APA Visual Guides [pdf]. Retrieved from http://www.easybib.com

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