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SO 373: Sociology of New, Social, and Digital Media: Write and Cite

Selected APA References Examples

Book with one author (print)

Author's last name, Initial(s). (Date of publication). Book title. Place of publication: Publisher.

Sparks, N. (2011). The best of me. New York, NY: Grand Central Publishing.

 

Article from a database (e.g. Academic Search Complete)

Authors' last name(s), Initial(s). (Year). Article title. Journal title, volume(issue), page range. doi

* If there is no DOI, instead include the URL for the home page of the article.

Segal, S., Gelfand, B. J., Hurwitz, S., Berkowitz, L., Ashley, S. W., Nadel, E. S., & Katz, J. T. (2010). Plagiarism in residency application essays. Annals of Internal Medicine, 153, 112-W44. Retrieved from http://web.ebscohost.com

 

Website with no author

Title (italicized). (date). Retrieved from URL

What causes Alzheimer's disease? (2012). Retrieved from http://www.memorystudy.org/alzheimers_causes.htm

 

Image with author

Authors' last name(s), Initial(s). (Year). Image title [Format]. Retrieved from URL