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APA Citations

  1. Book (print)

Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for  subtitle. Location: Publisher.

  1. Book (online)

De Huff, E. W. (n.d.). Taytay's tales: Traditional Pueblo Indian tales. Retrieved from

  1. Book with two  or three authors

Wegener, D. T., & Petty, R. E. (1994). Mood management across affective states: The hedonic contingency hypothesis. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 66, 1034-1048.

  1. Selection in a book with an editor

Last name, first initial. (publication year). Title of book. (page numbers). Publication city: Publication company.

  1. Article in a Journal

Authors last name, first initial. (publication year). Article title. Periodical title, volume number, page numbers.

O'connell, D.C. (2003). Psycholinguistics: A half century of monologism. The American Journal of Psychology, 116, 191-212.

  1. Article in a Magazine

Last name, first initial. (Publication date). Title of article. Title of Magazine, page numbers

Ricciardi, S. (2003, August 5). Enabling the mobile work force. PC Magazine, 22, 46

  1. Website

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of document. Retrieved from http://Web address

  1. Short Document from website

Authors last name, first initial. (publication date). Title of the document. Title of the website. Retrieved from (URL link)

Behnke, P.C. (2006, February 22). The homeless are everyone's problem. Authors' Den. Retrieved from

  1. Web Log (Blog):

Authors last name, first initial. (Publication date). Title of blog. Title of web site.

Spaulding, P. (2008, April 16). I did laundry rather than watch tonight's debate. Message posted to