APA (6th edition, in-text citation)

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APA (6th edn) is the style used by the American Psychological Association (APA). This style uses Author-Date in text as it's citation method. The following is a listing of all the different reference types/formats available in ComWriter, and how your research data will be formatted.

 

 

Archive material

Archive1, A., Archive2, B., Archive3, C. & ArchiveCompanyA (ca. 1701). Correspondence,

Collection of Letters (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.  Archive10, D., Archive11, E., Archive12, F. & Archive Company B (2013, Oct). Historical

Magazine Article. Historical Magazine. [Description of material]. (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

Archive19, G., Archive20, H. & Archive21, I. (2013, Oct 22). Historical Newspaper Article. Historical Newspaper. [Description of material]. (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

Archive31, J., Archive32, K. & Archive33, L. (2013). Historical Publication. [Type]. (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

Archive42, M., Archive43, N. & Archive44, O. (2013, Oct). [Letter in archive]. Library or archive name (Label 123), City, Country.

Archive86, J., Archive87, D. & Archive88, E. (2013). Unpublished Written Material. Collection Name (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

 Archive-Interviewer66, D., Archive-Interviewer67, E. & Archive-Interviewer68, F. (2013, Oct 22). Recorded Interview. [Tape recording]. Collection Name (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

Archive-Interviewer78, I., Archive-Interviewer79, J. & Archive-Interviewer80, L. (2013).

Transcription of a Recorded Interview. Collection Name (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

Archive-Photographer57, A., Archive-Photographer58, B. & Archive-Photographer59, C. (ca.1701). [Photographs]. Collection Name (Label 123). Library or archive name, City, Country.

 

Articles

Article1, A., Article2, B. & Article3, C. (2013, Oct). Magazine Article. Magazine Title (3rd ed.), p. 1.

Article16, G., Article17, H. & Article18, I. (2013). Student Essay or Paper. City, Country: Institution name.

Article22, J., Article23, K. & Article24, L. (2013). Unpublished Manuscript 123. City, Country: Available from name.

Article28, M., Article29, N. & Article30, P. (2013). Working Paper. City, Country: Available from name.

Article7, D., Article8, E. & Article9, F. (2013, Oct 22). Newspaper Article. Newspaper Title (3rd ed.), p. 1.

 

Books

Book1, P., Book2, R. & Book3, S. (2013). Authored Book (3rd ed.). City, Country: Publisher Name.

Book22, R., Book23, M. & Book24, D. (2013). Dictionary or Encyclopaedia Entry. In A. Book-Editor25, B. Book-Editor26 & C. Book-Editor27 (Eds.), Dictionary or encyclopaedia (3rd ed.), (p. 1). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book31, A., Book32, B. & Book33, C. (Eds.). (2013). Edited Book (3rd ed.). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book37, S., Book38, R. & Book39, T. (2013). Section or Chapter in Book. In M. Book- Editor40, L. Book-Editor41 & J. Book-Editor42 (Eds.), Book Title (3rd ed.), (pp. 1-2). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book46, T., Book47, V. & Book48, W. (2013). Section or Chapter in Book Volume. In A. Book-Editor52, B. Book-Editor53 & C. Book-Editor54 (Eds.), Volume Title Vol. 1 (pp. 1-2). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book55, P., Book56, R. & Book57, S. (2013). Book Authored (3rd ed.). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book61, A., Book62, B. & Book63, C. (Eds.). (2013). Book Edited (3rd ed.). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book67, P., Book68, R. & Book69, S. (2013). Title of Book (3rd ed.). City, Country: Publisher name.

Book-Volume13, B., Book-Volume14, A. & Book-Volume15, C. (Eds.). (2013). Book Volume in Series (Vol. 123 of 2). City, Country: Publisher name.

 

Communication

Communication1, A., Communication2, B. & Communication3, C. (2013). Brochure or Marketing Material [Brochure]. City, Country: Publisher Name.

Communication28, W., Communication29, R. & Communication30, S. (2013, Oct). Media Release [Radio]. City, Country: Publisher name.

Communication7, D., Communication8, E. & Communication9, F. (2013, Oct 24). Email, Fax, Letter or Memo [Email]. City, Country: Available from name.

Communication-Interviewee13, A., Communication-Interviewee14, B. & Communication- Interviewee15, C. (2013, Oct). Interview. Interview by Communication-Interviewee13, A., Communication-Interviewee14, B. & Communication-Interviewee15, C. [Transcript number]. City, Country: Publisher name.

Communication-Speaker22, H., Communication-Speaker23, L. & Communication-Speaker24, M. (2013, Oct). Lecture, Seminar, Speech or Debate [Lecture]. Series Name. City, Country: Host Name.

 

Conference material

Conference10, A., Conference11, R. & Conference12, S. (Eds.) (2013). Conference Proceedings. City, Country: Publisher name.

Conference16, J., Conference17, K. & Conference18, C. (2013). Section in Conference Proceedings. In A. Conference-Editor19, B. Conference-Editor20 & M. Conference- Editor21 (Eds.), Conference Title (pp. 1-2). Conference location: Publisher or Host.

Conference-Presenter28, P., Conference-Presenter29, F. & Conference-Presenter30, L. (2013, Oct). Symposium or Seminar Presentation. In B. Conference-Chair25, D. Conference- Chair26 & M. Conference-Chair27 (Chair), Symposium Title. Symposium presented at the meeting of Host name, City, Country.

Conference-Presenter4, A., Conference-Presenter5, D. & Conference-Presenter6, M. (2013, Oct). Conference Presentation. In A. Conference-Chair1, B. Conference-Chair2 & C. Conference-Chair3 (Chair), Conference Title. Poster presented at Host name, City, Country.

 

Creative works

Creative1, A., Creative2, B. & Creative3, C. (2013). Ancient Text [Artefact]. In Collection Title. Location of work: Publisher name.

Creative22, M., Creative23, N. & Creative24, P. (2013). Manuscript [Novel]. City, Country: Publisher name.

Creative28, D., Creative29, K. & Creative30, R. (2013). Sheet Music [Overture]. In Series Title. City, Country: Publisher name.

Creative7, C., Creative8, M. & Creative9, L. (2013). Artwork [Art]. Location of work: Publisher name.

Creative-Artist13, A., Creative-Artist14, B. & Creative-Artist15, C. (2013). Creative Work in Series [Lithographic]. In Series Title. Location of work: Publisher name.

Crt abb., Practice Direction/Note No. 123 -- Practice Note, 2013, Oct. Dataset Publisher name (2013). Data Series [Description].

 

Dataset

Dataset1, D., Dataset2, C. & Dataset3, A. (2013).

Catalogue. In Catalogue Name [Database]. City, Country: Publisher name.

 

Images

Image1, A., Image2, B. & Image3, C. (2013). Advertisement Title [Advertisement]. Image10, J., Image11, K. & Image12, L. (2013). Exhibit Title [Exhibit].

Image13, M., Image14, N. & Image15, P. (2013). Figure Title [Figure]. Image16, P., Image17, Q. & Image18, R. (2013). Map Title [Map]. Image19, S., Image20, T. & Image21, E. (2013). Picture Title [Picture]. Image22, V., Image23, W. & Image24, X. (2013). Plan Title [Plan].

Image25, Y., Image 26, Z. & Image27, A. (2013). Screen Clip Title [Screen clip]. Image28, Z., Image29, B. & Image30, J. (2013). Table Title [Table of data].

Image4, D., Image5, E. & Image6, F. (2013). Chart Title [Chart]. Image7, G., Image8, H. & Image9, I. (2013). Equation Title [Equation].

 

Internet material

"Internet Web Page Title" (2014, Apr). Internet Web Page Title [Web page]. Retrieved from http://www.comwriter.com.

Internet1, A., Internet2, B. & Internet3, C. (2013, Oct). Blog, Forum or Social Media Post [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://www.comwriter.com.

Internet4, D., Internet5, E. & Internet6, F. (2013, Oct). Web or Wiki Page [Web page]. Retrieved from http://www.comwriter.com.

 

Journal material

Journal1, A., Journal2, B. & Journal3, C. (2013). Abstract Only in Journal [Abstract]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

Journal16, M., Journal17, N. & Journal18, P. (2013). Editorial in Journal. [Editorial]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

Journal22, R., Journal23, S. & Journal24, T. (2013). Journal Article. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2. Journal28, V.,

Journal29, W. & Journal30, Y. (in press). Journal Article Forthcoming. JournalTitle.

Journal34, W., Journal35, L. & Journal36, M. (2013). Letter in Journal [Letter to editor]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

Journal40, X., Journal41, M. & Journal42, J. (2013). Monograph in Journal [Monograph]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

Journal59, Z., Journal60, M. & Journal61, L. (2013). Supplemental Journal Material [Supplemental material]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

Journal65, R., Journal66, S. & Journal67, T. (2013). Journal Article Title. Journal Article, 30(2), 1-2.

Journal71, A.... Journal80, K. (2014). Journal Article. Journal Article Title, 7(3), 1-2. Journal-Editor47, D., Journal-Editor48, E. & Journal-Editor49, F. (Eds.). (2013). Section in Special Issue of Journal [Special section]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

Journal-Editor53, A., Journal-Editor54, B. & Journal-Editor55, C. (Eds.). (2013). Special Issue of Journal [Special issue]. Journal Title, 6(7).

Journal-Reviewer10, A., Journal-Reviewer11, B. & Journal-Reviewer12, C. (2013). Book Review in Journal. [Review of Book title, by D. Journal7, K. Journal8 & L. Journal9]. Journal Title, 6(7), 1-2.

 

Legal case

Case Legal Reported, Volume Crt abb., 10 (2013, Oct).

Case Legal Unreported, 123 (Crt abb. 2013, Oct).

Case Name Arbitration (Award name), Crt abb., Case/Award No. 123, 2013, Oct.

Case Name Judicial, 123 (Crt abb. 2013, Oct).

 

Legislative material

Act or Statute, 123. Jurisdiction: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

Bill or Resolution, Bill 123. Jurisdiction: Publisher name. 2013 (enacted).

Constitution, 123. Jurisdiction: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

Order, 123. Jurisdiction: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

Popular name, Jurisdiction, Parliamentary debates, Chamber, 2013, Oct, (Legislative16, F., Legislative17, G. & Legislative18, H.).

Regulation, 123. Jurisdiction: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

Ruling, 123. Jurisdiction: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

Transcript of proceedings, Case or hearing name (Crt abb.), 123, P. Legal19, R. Legal20 & S. Legal21, 2013, Oct.

Treaty, Jur abb., 2013, Oct, Treaty series, 2013, Oct.

 

Legal note

LegalNote25, L., LegalNote26, M. & LegalNote27, P., Explanatory Note (Opinion 123), Jur abb.: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

LegalNote28, M., LegalNote29, N. & LegalNote30, P., Legal Report (Commission 123), Jur abb.: Publisher name. 2013, Oct.

Legislative10, D., Legislative11, E. & Legislative12, F., Gazette, in Jurisdiction, Gazette Title, No. 123, 2013, Oct.

Legislative28, J., Legislative29, K. & Legislative30, L. 2013, Oct, UN Official Document, 123, Official Record name, 22, 3, 3rd, 123, Supplement number, UN Document number, Annex.

 

Note or notebook

Note1, A., Note2, B. & Note3, C. (2013, Oct). Briefing Note or Notebook (Note No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Note10, D., Note11, E. & Note12, F. (2013, Oct). Project Note or Notebook (Note No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Note13, E., Note14, F. & Note15, G. (2013, Oct). Research Note or Notebook (Note No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Note16, F., Note17, G. & Note18, H. (2013, Oct). Study Note or Notebook (Note No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Note4, B., Note5, C. & Note6, D. (2013, Oct). Client Note or Notebook (Note No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Note7, C., Note8, D. & Note9, E. (2013, Oct). General Note or Notebook (Note No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

 

Performance

Performance-Choreographer37, A., Performance-Choreographer38, B. & Performance- Choreographer39, C. (Choreographed by). (2003). Dance. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

Performance-Conductor16, E., Performance-Conductor17, A. & Performance-Conductor18, B. (Conducted by) & Performance-Director19, H., Performance-Director20, C. & Performance-Director21, D. (Directed by). (2001). Choir. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

Performance-Conductor25, D., Performance-Conductor26, E. & Performance-Conductor27, F. (Conducted by) & Performance-Director28, E., Performance-Director29, J. & Performance-Director30, J. (Directed by). (2002). Concert. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

Performance-Writer10, K., Performance-Writer11, L. & Performance-Writer12, M. (Written by) & Performance-Director4, F., Performance-Director5, G. & Performance-Director6, L. (Directed by). (2000). Ballet. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

Performance-Writer61, L., Performance-Writer62, M. & Performance-Writer63, N. (Written by) & Performance-Director55, E., Performance-Director56, F. & Performance- Director57, G. (Directed by). (2004). Musical. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

Performance-Writer73, R., Performance-Writer74, S. & Performance-Writer75, T. (Written by) & Performance-Director67, J., Performance-Director68, L. & Performance- Director69, M. (Directed by). (2006). Opera. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

Performance-Writer85, H., Performance-Writer86, J. & Performance-Writer87, K. (Written by) & Performance-Director79, B., Performance-Director80, J. & Performance- Director81, L. (Directed by). (2005). Play. Performed at Venue by Company, City, Country (Viewed 2013, Oct 28).

 

Reports

Report1, A., Report2, B. & Report3, C. (2013). Consulting Report (Report No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Report10, C., Government Department, Report11, D. & Report12, E. (2013). Government Report (Report No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Report13, D., Report14, E. & Report15, F. (2013). Project Plan (Project Plan No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Report16, E., Report17, F. & Report18, G. (2013). Research Report (Research Report No.123). City, Country: Available from.

Report19, F., Report20, G. & Report21, H. (2013). Technical Report (Report No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Report22, G., Report23, H. & Report24, J. (2013). White Paper (White Paper No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

Report7, B., Report8, C. & Report9, D. (2013). General Report (Report No. 123). City, Country: Available from.

 

Software

Software1, A., Software2, B. & Software3, C. (2013). Apparatus [Type]. City, Country: Publisher name.

Software4, B., Software5, R. & Software6, P. (2013). Instrument [Type]. City, Country: Publisher name.

Software7, C., Software8, S. & Software9, W. (2013). Software Program (Version 22) [Type]. City, Country: Publisher name.

 

Technical material 

Technical1, A., Technical2, B. & Technical3, C. (2013). Grant Application. In Grant Name [Type]. Location: Granting authority.

Technical21, D., Technical22, E. & Technical23, F. (2013). Work Standard, Policy or Procedure (123). City, Country: Publisher name.

Technical-Inventor16, J., Technical-Inventor17, E. & Technical-Inventor18, P. (2013). U.S. Patent No. 1234. Country: Patent office.

Technical-Inventor7, E., Technical-Inventor8, F. & Technical-Inventor9, H. (2013). U.S. Patent No. 1234. Country: Patent office.

Testimony number: Case or hearing name, Crt abb. 22 2013, Oct (Testimony of A. Legal- Testimony16, R. Legal-Testimony17 & B. Legal-Testimony18).

 

Thesis or dissertation

Thesis1, A., Thesis2, B. & Thesis3, C. (2013). Dissertation (Doctoral dissertation). Institution, City, Country.

Thesis10, B., Thesis11, R. & Thesis12, S. (2013). Thesis (Master's thesis). Institution, City, Country.

 

Video & audio

Company (Company). (2013, Oct). Video or Audio: Recorded Advertisement [TV]. City, Country: Network.

Video1, A., Video2, B. & Video3, C. (Producer). (2013). Video or Audio: Film Title [Microfiche]. City, Country: Distributor.

Video-Director51, T., Video-Director52, C. & Video-Director53, A. (Director). (2013). Video or Audio: Video [Tape]. City, Country: Distributor.

Video-Presenter22, F., Video-Presenter23, S. & Video-Presenter24, T. (Presenter). (2013, Oct). Video or Audio: Podcast or Webinar [Podcast]. In G. Video-Producer25, H. Video-Producer26 & K. Video-Producer27 (Producer), Series Title.

Video-Presenter31, E., Video-Presenter32, F. & Video-Presenter33, G. (Presenter). (2013, Oct). Video or Audio: Radio Program [Radio]. In H. Video-Producer34, I. Video- Producer35 & J. Video-Producer36 (Producer), Program Title.

Video-Producer7, A., Video-Producer8, B. & Video-Producer9, C. (Producer), & Video- Director4, B., Video-Director5, C. & Video-Director6, V. (Director). (2013). Video or Audio: Motion Picture [DVD]. Distributor: City, Country.

Video-Writer16, A., Video-Writer17, B. & Video-Writer18, C. (2013).

Video or Audio: Music. Recorded by Video-Artist10, A., Video-Artist11, B. & Video-Artist12, C. On Music Title [CD]. City, Country: Label or Manufacturer.

Video-Writer48, E., Video-Writer49, C. & Video-Writer50, A. (Writer), & Video-Director42, S., Video-Director43, D. & Video-Director44, H. (Director). (2013, Oct). Video or Audio: Television Program. In T. Video-Producer45, K. Video-Producer46 & J. Video- Producer47 (Producer), Series Title. City, Country: Network.

 

 

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