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APA Citation Style, 6th Edition: Books

APA Citation Style

Citing Books in APA Format

(THIS Libguide IS FOR APA 6th edition, click here to visit our new APA 7th edition Libguide)

Click any of the links below to see more information and examples.

If you need more information or examples, refer to pages 202- 205 of the APA Manual, 6th Edition or ask a librarian.

Helpful Tips

-If books have no author or editor, alphabetize by the first significant word of the title. (p.203)

-Information about editions, volume numbers, and page numbers like revised editions or edition number should be in parenthesis after the title with a period following the parenthesis. For example, (Rev. ed.). (p.203)

-If you need help citing a print edition of a government document, please refer to page 205 of the APA Manual, 6th Edition

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