How to cite a Podcast in APA 5th edition

Use this template to cite a Podcast in the APA 5th Edition citation style.


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Citation Guide: Podcast in APA 5th edition
Reference a Podcast in APA 5th edition

How do you cite a Podcast in the APA 5th edition referencing style?

Here’s an example Podcast citation in APA 5th edition using placeholders.
Template:
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. Retrieved May 9, 2021, from http://www.example.com
So if we want to cite, for example, “This American Life” episode 640 we’d do so like this:

APA 5th edition podcast citation:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. Retrieved May 9, 2021, from https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
Citing websites and links in APA 5th edition is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation podcast reference in APA 5th edition looks like this:
(This American Life, 2018)

Frequently Asked Questions — APA 5th Edition Podcast Referencing

How do I cite a Podcast in APA 5th Edition?

You can very easily reference a Podcast in the “APA 5th Edition” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Podcast?

Yes — Use a APA 5th Edition reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Podcast in APA 5th Edition?

The APA 5th Edition reference for a Podcast is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Podcast in APA 5th Edition?

An in-text reference for a Podcast in APA 5th Edition is done like this:
(Lastname, 2000)
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