APA 5th edition Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to APA 5th edition citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in APA 5th edition style?
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in APA 5th edition.
How do you cite a book in the APA 5th edition referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in APA 5th edition using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.) (Edition.). City: Publisher.
APA 5th edition citation:
Rowling, J. K. (1997). Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1st ed.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
How to reference a journal article in the APA 5th edition citation style?
Here’s a APA 5th edition journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in APA 5th edition format?
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), pages Used. Journal Name. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from URL
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 161-172. Food Quality and Preference. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
How to cite a website in a paper in APA 5th edition style?Here’s an APA 5th edition example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from https://www.example.com
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
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How to cite a YouTube video APA 5th editionHere’s a APA 5th edition citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
How to cite a podcast using APA 5th edition referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in APA 5th edition.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from http://www.example.com
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
How to cite a piece of music or a song using APA 5th edition referencing style?An example song citation in APA 5th edition.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from http://www.example.com
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. Retrieved July 9, 2020, from https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
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