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APA Book Format:

Author(s) or Editor(s) (last name, first initials). (Year of publication). Title of book. City of publication: Publisher.

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Bidlack, J. E. (2013). Stern’s Introductory Plant Biology. New York: Mc-Graw-Hill. 

APA Web Citation


Author(s) of article. (Date Published, Copyright Date or Last Revision). Title of document. Name of Website. Retrieved (Date accessed online), from URL of website


Peperomia Obtusifolia. (n.d.). Retrieved March 29, 2016 from


Pro Tip: No author? Lead with the page title.

Citation Parts:

Author_____________________________(skip or no?)

Date of copyright or last revision __________________(n.d.?).

Title of Document____________________________________.

Name of Website


Retrieved Date accessed online_______________________________, 

From _________________________________.


Advanced APA Website Citation!

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Pro Tip: APA requires that all author’s names are included in the citation unless there’s more than seven names.

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