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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).

Journal Article with One Author (p. 198)

General Format

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Author Surname, Year)


In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(Author Surname, Year, page number)



Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Article title:

         Subtitle. Journal Title, Volume(issue), page range.




In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Zuckerman, 2001)


In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(Zuckerman, 2001, p. 89)



Zuckerman, H. (2001). Matching codes: What’s after 4G? Computing, 10(6), 78-165.



When a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is listed on the journal article, include it in your reference.

If you have acessed a journal article online, and if there is no DOI, then give the URL of the journal's website.