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APA Citation Quick Guide: Web Site

Model Citation for a Web Page

Works Cited Entry, Basic Form

Author Name, Reversed. (Date). Title of web page.  Retrieved from URL

  • Use the prescribed punctuation between each element of the citation.
  • If no date of publication is available, use (n.d.).
  • Title of the web site is in italics.
  • Use hanging indent (all lines after the first indented).

Web Page

Schade, A. (2013, October 12). Remote usability tests: moderated and unmoderated.  Retrieved from

Web Page with No Author Identified

Operant conditioning with horses (n.d.).  Retrieved from

More Information

For more details on citing journal and magazine articles, see Publication manual, 7.09, example 61, p. 212.

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