APA Referencing Guide — Wiki Entries

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APA Referencing Guide — Wiki Entries

In-text Reference Reference List

A wiki usually has contributions from many authors and as such it is difficult to determine how authoritative the information is. Use with caution.

  • Reference to the entry title in text, just give year of publication in brackets after title

No reference to the title in text, include title/date in brackets.

  • Title of entry followed by a full stop
  • Year (in round brackets) followed by a full stop
  • In Title of wiki (italics) followed by a full stop
  • Retrieved Month day, year, from http://www.xxxxx

The Poor Knights of Christ and the Temple of Solomon originated from the Middle Ages (Knights Templar, n.d.).

Knights Templar. (n.d.). In Wikipedia. Retrieved January 12, 2013, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knights_Templar

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