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For help with American Psychological Association (APA) style and citation formats, refer to the following:

Deciphering APA Citations


This video addresses identifying common APA citations (book, book chapter, journal article). 


Citation Examples Used in Video:


Garczynski, J., Putnam, L., & Woznicki, L. (2016). From idea to Instagram: How an academic library marketing committee created a character for the YouTube generation. In B.L. Eden (Ed.), Marketing and outreach for the academic library: New approaches and initiatives (pp. 55-70). Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield.


Solomon, L. (2016). The librarian’s nitty-gritty guide to content marketing. Chicago: ALA Editions.


Stvilia, B., & Gibradze, L. (2017). Examining undergraduate students' priorities for academic library services and social media communication. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 43(3), 257-262. doi:10.1016/j.acalib.2017.02.013

DOI Resources

Properly formatted APA citations often call for the inclusion of a work's DOI (when available). The following resources will help you find and understand DOIs: