APA 6th Referencing Guide — Journal Article with One or Two Authors

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APA Referencing Guide — Journal article with one or two authors

Format and order
  • Author(s) (family name, comma followed by initials, with full stop and space after each initial)
  • (Year of publication). (in round brackets, followed by a full stop)
  • Title of article (first letter capitalised, followed by full stop)
  • Title of Journal, (in italics, all words in title capitalised other than words such as of, in etc., followed by comma)
  • Volume number (in italics, this may be a month, season or number)
  • (Issue) (in round brackets)
  • Page numbers. (without page abbreviations, followed by full stop)
  • doi: (if there is a DOI)
  • Retrieved from URL (only include if there is no DOI)
In-text citation

As Nnoromele (2010) depicts…

"The discovery of large numbers of resistant populations in cheese advocates for the establishment of stronger hygienic practices in cheese manufacture" (Flórez & Mayo, 2015, p. 68).

Reference list

Nnoromele, S. C. (2010). Representing the African woman: Subjectivity and self in the joys of motherhood. Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction, 43(2), 178-190. doi:10.1080/00111610209602179

Flórez, A. B., & Mayo, B. (2015). Diversity and dynamics of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in cheese as determined by PCR denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 214, 63-69. doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2015.07.027

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