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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).

Entry in an Online Reference Work (p. 205)

General Format

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(Author Surname, Year)

 

In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(Author Surname, Year, page number [if available])

 

References:

Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year; if not

known, put n.d.). Title of entry. In Editor First Initial.

Second Initial. Surname (Ed.), Title of reference work

(edition, Vol.#). Retrieved from URL

 

Example

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):

(DeWitt, 2002)

 

In-Text Citation (Quotation):

(DeWitt, 2002)

 

References:

DeWitt, R. (2002). Darwinism. In T. Zimmerman (Ed.), The encyclopedia

           of evolution (Winter 2002 ed.). Retrieved from

           http://darwin.sarasota.edu/darwin/