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APA Style Guide

This guide is intended to help students cite their sources according to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition (2010).

Book with Two Authors or Editors (p. 202)

Follow this format when the work you are using has two authors.  If there are with two editors listed instead of two authors, use the names of the editors where the authors' names are supposed to be, followed by "(Eds.)" without the quotation marks (see the Example).


General Format

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Author Surname & Author Surname, Year)

In-Text Citation (Direct Quote):

(Author Surname & Author Surname, Year, page number)


Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial., & Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Book title: Subtitle. Place of Publication: Publisher.



In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Donovan & Gerrard , 2006)


In-Text Citation (Direct Quote):

(Donovan & Gerrard, 2006, p. 476)



Donovan, S., & Gerrard, A. (Eds.). (2006). A walk through

Wordsworth's meadows. Boston, MS: Foster & Sons