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Communication: Public Relations: Cite Sources

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Constructing a Citation

Constructing a Citation

Here is how to format some of the most common types of citations in APA style.


Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number (issue). doi:0000000/000000000000

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Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of document. Retrieved from http://Web address

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Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Location: Publisher.

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