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APA Citation Style 6th Edition: A. Basic Web Page

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

Basic Web Page (pp. 187-192)

Helpful Tip
  • When citing sources that you find on the Internet you only need to include a retrieval date if the information you viewed is likely to change over time (p. 192).  If you reference an article from Wikipedia, for example, you would want to include a retrieval date because information in a wiki can be subject to a lot of change.
General Format 
 
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Author Surname, Year)
     
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
      (Author Surname, Year, page or paragraph number [if available])
 
      References:
 
  
Example
 
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Browning, 1993)
 
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
      (Browning, 1993, para. 12)
 
      References:
 

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