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Citations: Understanding & Creating

APA Style

The Reference List contains the following components:

  • author name or names
  • publication date
  • title of the work
  • publication data  (if applicable, name of journal, volume, page numbers)

 

For journal articles:

  • Type the article title in sentence case and journal title in title case.
  • Italicize journal title and volume number
  • Include the issue number in parentheses
  • Include the DOI (digital object identifier) if available, do not place a period after the DOI

 

Source: apastyle.org