Electronic Sources

Template

Last name, First name abbreviated. (Year) Title of the article: Watch capitalizations. Title of the journal, Volume number(Issue number), page range.

DOI or URL

Note: Digital Object Identifier (DOI) eliminates the need for a URL and date of access in APA

Examples

Online journal article with a DOI

Ray, R., Wilhelm, F., & Gross, J. (2008). All in the mind’s eye? Anger rumination and reappraisal. Journal of

Personality and Social Psychology, 94, 133-145. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.94.1.133

Online journal article without a DOI

Chan, L. (2004). Supporting and enhancing scholarship in the digital age: The role of open access institutional

repository. Canadian Journal of Communication, 29, 277-300. http://www.cjc-online.ca

Journal article from an online, subscription, or library database

Gore, W. C. (1916). Memory, concept, judgment, logic (theory). Psychological Bulletin, 13, 355-358. PsycARTICLES database: http://psycnet.apa.org

Web sites

Template

Author. (Year). Report on web site. Sponsor’s name or hosting cite. URL

Examples

World Health Organization. (1992). ICD-10 criteria for borderline personality disorder. BPD Sanctuary.

http://www.mhsanctuary.com/borderline/icd10.htm

Blog post

Eggers, A. (2009, May 20). Debates on government transparency websites. Social Science Statistics.

http://www.iq.harvard.edu/blog/sss

Audio podcast

Glass, I. (Host). (2008, June 30). Social engineering. This American life [Audio podcast]. WBEZ.

http://www.thisamericanlife.org

Presentation slides

Volunteering Australia Inc. (2009). Volunteering: What’s it all about? [PowerPoint slides]. 

http://www.volunteeringaustralia.org/files/WZ7K0VWICM/Volunteering%20what_s%20it%20all%20about. ppt