|Material Type||Work Cited Example|
|Webpage with a personal author||Smith, S. (2019, January 4). Cats in the sunbeam: A study of purring. Center for Feline Studies. www.felinestudies.com|
|Webpage with a corporate author||Center for Feline Studies. (2019, January 4). Cats in the sunbeam: A study of purring. www.catstudies.com|
Webpage on a news website
LaMotte, S. (2021, April 21). Why swearing is a sign of intelligence, helps manage pain and more. CNN. https://www.cnn.com/2021/01/26/health/swearing-benefits-wellness/index.html
|Webpage on a news website with no author||
Rainwater runoff floods grazing land in Iowa. (2020, May 1). RainNews. www.rainnews.com/rainwaterruoff.
|Webpage on a government website||World Health Organization. (2023). Ebola virus disease. https://www.who.int/health-topics/ebola#tab=tab_1|
|Report on a government website||See the Government Publications section|
|Webpage with a retrieval date*||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2023). COVID data tracker. https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#datatracker-home. Retrieved March 28, 2023.|
If you are mentioning a website generally, indicating no particular information, the APA Publication Manual recommends providing the name of the website and the URL in parentheses within the text of your paper. Example: One suicide prevention hotline is 988 Suicide and Crisis Hotline (www.988lifeline.org).
Please see page 273 of the APA Manual, 7th Edition for further information.
|Material Type||Work Cited Example|
|D2L document||Reynolds, M. (2018). Piloting a firefly [Lecture notes]. D2L@GHC. https://D2LURL.com/login|
|D2L Powerpoint||Reynolds, M. (2018). Piloting a firefly [PowerPoint slides]. D2L@GHC. https://D2LURL.com/login|
|OER||Powell, J. (2019, March 25). Feeding the birds. OER Commons. Retrieved January 7, 2020, from https://www.oercommons.org/birdful.org|
|LibGuide||Cobb, J. (2021). The research process for planets. Libraries in space [Libguide]. https://getlibraryhelp.highlands.edu/spaceguides|
|Author||Date||Title||(SOURCE) Social Media Site Name||(SOURCE) URL|
Twitter & Instagram: Author, A. A. [@username].
Facebook & others:
Name of Group.
Name of Group [Username].
Username (if no group name).
(2020, September 28).
Content of the post up to the first 20 words.
Content of the post up to the first 20 words [description of audiovisuals].
[Description of audiovisuals] (if no text is available..
Aust Aphasia Assoc [@ausaphasiaassoc]. (2019, January 8). #AphasiaResearchWednesdays There has been a growing interest in music therapy to address aphasia, however there still remains a limited amount [Tweet]. Twitter. https://twitter.com/AusAphasiaAssoc/status/1082849474433540096
Southern Poverty Law Center. (2019, January 7). Zora Neale Hurston refused to let black women be written out of the story.
Born in Alabama, a pivotal voice [Image attached] [Status update]. Facebook. https://bit.ly/2XBVVHu
American Nurses Association [@ananursingworld]. (2020, April 13). ANA says "NO" to any form of retaliation against nurses for raising legitimate concerns for their safety. We encourage any [Photograph]. Instagram. https://www.instagram.com/p/B-7PtMTFwqA/
World Health Organization [@who]. (2018, May 31). Big tobacco replaces dying smokers with young smokers full of life. #SpeakOut #tobaccoexposed #covid19 [Video]. TikTok. https://www.tiktok.com/@who/video/6832970440185515269?lang=en
*For more on Tiktok see the APA Tiktok Page
medical_news_mod. (2019, August 29). Gout pushes up kidney failure risk by 200 percent for those on dialysis, study say [Online forum post]. Reddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/medical_news/comments/cwzb5b/gout_pushes_up_kidney_failure_risk_by_200_percent/
*For more on Reddit posts see the APA Online Forum Page