APA 6th Referencing Guide — Wikis

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APA Referencing Guide — Wikis


  • Wikipedia is not recommended as a reliable source to be used in formal academic writing.
Format and order
  • Title of entry. (followed by full stop)
  • (Year). (in round brackets, followed by full stop)
  • In
  • Title of wiki. (in italics followed by full stop)
  • Retrieved
  • Date (month and day, followed by comma, followed by year, followed by comma)
  • from
  • URL
In-text citation

Pride is the positive stance against discrimination and violence…("Gay pride", 2019).

Reference list

Gay pride. (2019). In Wikipedia. Retrieved June 26, 2019, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gay_pride

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