How to cite a YouTube Video in American Political Science Association

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


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in American Political Science Association
Reference a YouTube Video in American Political Science Association

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

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in American Political Science Association using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName. 2000.“Title.” YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (June 19, 2021).
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

American Political Science Association YouTube Video citation:
Pixar. 2015.“Pizza Clip — Inside Out.” YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (June 19, 2021).
Citing websites and links in American Political Science Association is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in American Political Science Association looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — American Political Science Association YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in American Political Science Association?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

How do you reference a YouTube Video in American Political Science Association?

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

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

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