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APA 6th ed. Style Guide: APA Style Print Resources Examples

Guide to help with the APA Citation Style

Journal Articles

If the journal uses continuous pagination (i.e. each issue in a volume does not start over at page 1):

Kohl, D. (2007). Peer review and the academic twelfth man. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 33, 437-438.

If each issue within a volume starts with page 1, include the issue number in parentheses:

Cooper, S., Monarch, N., Serviss, S., Gordick, D., & Leonard, H. (2007). Professional preparation and continuing education for

beginning, entry, midlevel, and senior consulting psychologists.Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research,

59(1), 1-16.

Book: Single author

Wieder, A. (2008). Teacher and comrade: Richard Dudley and the fight for democracy in South Africa. Albany, NY: State

University of New York Press.

Book: Two authors

Eggins, S., & Slade, D. (1997). Analyzing casual conversation. London: Cassell.

Book: Three or more editors

Robins, R. W., Fraley, R. C., & Krueger, R. F. (Eds.). (2007). Handbook of research methods in personality psychology. New

York: Guilford Press.

Book part (chapter, article, etc.)

McCrae, R. R., & Weiss, A. (2007). Observer ratings of personality. In R. W. Robins, R. C. Fraley, & R. F. Krueger (Eds.), Handbook of

research methods in personality (pp. 259-272). New York: Guilford Press.

Dissertation or Thesis (unpublished)

Miller, M. W. (1981). Professional/client interaction: Implications for education and management (Unpublished doctoral dissertation).

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

Encyclopedia Article

Davis, H. D. (2003). State boards of education. In J. W. Guthrie. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of education (2nd ed., Vol. 7, pp. 2350-2364).

New York: Macmillan Reference USA.

Newspaper Article

Ruhe, P. (2007, August 8). Pouring it on: Heat churns in vicious cycle. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, p. 1A.