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APA Citation Style 6th Edition: A. Interview

This guide will help you cite sources in APA Citation Style 6th Edition.

An Interview (p. 179)

Personal interviews are not included in the reference list because they do not provide recoverable data. Cite them in text only.

 
General Format 
 
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Interviewee First Initial. Second Initial. Surname, personal communication, Month Day, Year)
     
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
      (Interviewee First Initial. Second Initial. Surname, personal communication, Month Day,
Year)
 
      References:
      Not included.
  
Example
 
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Y. Martel, personal communication, April 15, 2005)
 
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
 
      (Y. Martel, personal communication, April 15, 2005)
 
      References:
      Not included.
  

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