Note: This page reflects APA 6, which is now out of date. It will remain online until 2021, but will not be updated. The equivalent APA 7 page can be found here. The following rules for handling works by a single author or multiple authors apply to all APA-style references in your reference list, regardless of the type of work (book, article, electronic resource, etc.).
APA format establishes a number of clear rules for how to list reference works using author information. How you reference different sources varies depending on the number of authors to whom the source is attributed. For example, the way that you reference a single author will differ somewhat from how you reference a source with multiple authors.
If a journal article has a DOI, include the DOI in the reference. Always include the issue number for a journal article. If the journal article does not have a DOI and is from an academic research database, end the reference after the page range (for an explanation of why, see the database information page).The reference in this case is the same as for a print journal article.APA Quote Citation Posted on December 16, 2013 by thewriter in Citation Format If you include direct quotations in your paper, there is a certain formatting for the in-text citation that you have follow based on the American Psychological Association (APA) citation system, which will be our focus in this article.If you viewed a journal article in an online database and it does not have a DOI, you will need to do a quick search outside of the database to locate the URL for the journal's home page (pp. 191-192). This information must be included in the reference. If you viewed a journal article in its print format, be sure to check if it has a DOI listed.If it does not, your reference to the article.
APA (7th edition) Citation Guide. Refer to the Multiple Authors guidelines, if needed. Online Article with DOI. Template.. Journal Article References (APA Style) Newspaper Articles Print. Template. Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Newspaper Title, pages.Read More
APA Citation Style Guide (6th Edition): In-text: Multiple Authors This APA Citation Style Guide provides practical advice for citing sources, following the guidelines set forth in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Edition).Read More
APA Citation Style. (THIS Libguide IS FOR APA 6th edition, click here to visit our new APA 7th edition Libguide). General Format: NOTE: If your reference has three to six authors, cite them all the first time mentioned in your paper. After that, use the first author's last name, followed by et al. and the year).Read More
This APA Citation Style Guide provides practical advice for citing sources, following the guidelines set forth in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Edition).Read More
Submission” on the APA website helpful for preparing manuscripts for APA journals. On receipt, the journal editor may give the manuscript a preliminary read to ensure that it generally adheres to APA Style, that the content is within the purview of the journal, and that the type of article (e.g., empirical study, theoretical review) is.Read More
Title: Apa format in text citation journal article multiple authors, Author: CatherineMore2658, Name: Apa format in text citation journal article multiple authors, Length: 4 pages, Page: 1.Read More
General Rules for APA Format Author Rules: Authors should be alphabetized by the last name of the first author of each work. If you want to cite multiple articles by the same author, list entries in chronological order from earliest to most recent.Read More
How to cite a journal article in APA Style. Date published November 14, 2019 by Jack Caulfield. Date updated: May 15, 2020. An APA Style citation for a journal article includes the usual elements of an APA citation, plus the volume and issue number, the page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Use the buttons below to explore the format.Read More
APA offers authors the option to publish their figures online in color without the costs associated with print publication of color figures. The same caption will appear on both the online (color) and print (black and white) versions.Read More
A guide to using APA Style (6th ed.) for assignments. Tips: If a journal article has a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) listed, you will always include this identifier in your reference; do not include the URL of the journal's home page or of the database from which you retrieved the article if a DOI is available.; If you viewed a journal article in an online database and it does not have a DOI.Read More