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APA Citation Style, 7th Edition: Journal Articles

Citing Journal Articles in APA Format

How to Create an APA 7th edition Reference for a Journal Article with one author
Author Date Title (SOURCE) Periodical Information (SOURCE) URL
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., Author, C. C., & Author, D. D.


Title of article.

Title of Periodical, 73(2), 7-15.

Title of Periodical, 6(5-6), Article 18.

Title of Periodical.


Click any of the links below to see more information and examples. Each contains examples of in-text citation and references for journal articles with DOI, without DOI, and whether retrieved electronically or print.

If you need more information or examples, refer to the APA Manual, 7th Edition or ask a librarian.

Carrie Forbes, MLS

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Carrie Forbes
Laupus Library
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East Carolina University
600 Moye Blvd.
Greenville, NC 27834
252-744-2217 -OR- 252-689-8734 (TEXT)
Subjects: Nursing

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Citation information has been adapted from the APA Manual (7th Edition). Please refer to Chapter 10: Reference Examples, pp. 316-320 for more information. 

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