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APA Citation Style, 6th Edition: Video Blog

APA Citation Style

Video Blog

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

General Format:

In-Text Citation:

(Author Surname OR Screen name, Year)

In-Text Citation (Direct Quote):

(Author Surname OR Screen name, Year)


Author Last Name, FIrst Initial. Second Initial OR screen name. ( year, month day of video post). Title of video[Video file]. Retrived from URL of video


In-text Citation:

(Norton,  2006)

In-text Citation (Direct Quote):

(Norton,  2006)

References (Retrieved from p. 215 of APA Manual, 6th Edition):

Norton, R. (2006, November 4). How to train a cat to operate a light switch [Video file]. Retrived from

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Citation information has been adapted from the APA Manual (6th Edition). Please refer to page 215 of the APA Manual (6th Edition) for more information.

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