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APA Style, 6th Edition

APA Style guide

Book Citations: The Basics


Mitchell, M. (2011). Gone with the Wind. New York, NY: Scribner.


Multiple authors example (see Purdue Owl for additional examples) :

Hendler, J. A., & Mulvehill, A. M. (2016). Social machines: The coming collision of artificial intelligence, social networking, and humanity. Santa Barbara, CA: Linworth.

Book Citation: Electronic Version of a Book (Ebook)

McKernan, B. (2005). Digital cinema: The revolution in cinematography, postproduction, and

       distribution.  New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. Retrieved from

Book Citation: Article or Chapter in an edited book

Winne, P. H. (2001). Self-regulated learning viewed from models of information processing. In B.J.

        Zimmerman & D.H. Schunk (Eds.), Self-regulated learning and academic achievement (2nd ed., pp.

       160-192). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.