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APA Citation Style, 7th Edition: Electronic Resources

Citing Electronic Resources in APA Format

How to Create an APA 7th edition Reference for a Website
Author Date Title (SOURCE) Website Name (SOURCE) URL
Author, A. A. & Author, B. B.

(2020, August).
(2020, September 28).

Title of work. Site Name.

Retrieved December 22, 2020 from https://xxx.xxxx

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Carrie Forbes, MLS

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Carrie Forbes
Laupus Library
Room 2518
East Carolina University
600 Moye Blvd.
Greenville, NC 27834
252-744-2217 -OR- 252-689-8734 (TEXT)
Subjects: Nursing

Pages Referenced

See Chapter 10 of the APA 7th edition manual for more website and electronic reference examples. 

Helpful Tips

Retrieval dates are only needed in citations for webpages that contain information that is likely to change over time. For example, an article from a news site that receives continuous coverage. Please refer to page 290 of the APA Manual, 7th Edition.

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