How to cite a YouTube Video in APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers)

Use this template to cite a YouTube Video in the APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers) citation style.


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers)
Reference a YouTube Video in APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers)

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers) referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers) using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from YouTube website: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers) YouTube Video citation:
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from YouTube website: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
Citing websites and links in APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers) is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in APA 6th edition (no DOIs, no issue numbers) looks like this:
(Tran, 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers) YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers)?

You can very easily reference a YouTube Video in the “APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers)” 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 APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers)?

The APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers) 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 APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers)?

An in-text reference for a YouTube Video in APA 6th Edition (no DOIs, No Issue Numbers) is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname & Author2 Lastname, 2000)
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