How to cite a Website in American Political Science Association

Use this template to cite a Website in the American Political Science Association citation style.


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Citation Guide: Website in American Political Science Association
Reference a Website in American Political Science Association

How do you cite a Website in the American Political Science Association referencing style?

Here’s an example Website citation in American Political Science Association using placeholders.
Template:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname, and Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname. 2000.“Title.” https://www.example.com (June 20, 2021).
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

American Political Science Association website citation:
Tran, Mark. 2008.“Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President.” https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (June 20, 2021).
Citing websites and links in American Political Science Association is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in American Political Science Association looks like this:
(Tran 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — American Political Science Association Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in American Political Science Association?

You can very easily reference a Website in the “American Political Science Association” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

How do you reference a Website in American Political Science Association?

The American Political Science Association reference for a Website is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Website in American Political Science Association?

An in-text reference for a Website in American Political Science Association is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname and Author2 Lastname 2000)
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