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APA Referencing: Books

Print & Electronic Books

This category includes information about print and electronic books.

  • Place information about editions, volume numbers and page numbers in parentheses following the title.
  • For electronic books/chapters the electronic retrieval statement takes the place of  'Place of publication' and 'Publisher'.
Formats for a reference list:-
Author(s) surname, Initials. (Year). Title of book. Place of publication: Publisher.
Author(s) surname, Initials. (Year). Title of book. Retrieved from http://www.xxxxxx
Author(s) surname, Initials. (Year). Title of book. doi:xxxxx
Note: Title to be italicised

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