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APA Style Guide: 7th Edition

Creating References for Brightspace

When creating references for items posted to Brightspace, if there is a clear author and date stated on the PowerPoint/lecture notes/document, use them in your in-text citations and references. Additionally:

  • Do not assume that the current year is the date of publication.
  • Do not assume that your instructor is the author. If in doubt, ask your instructor for clarification.
  • If no author is stated, use North Island College in place of author.

Select from one of the following links for formatting and examples for each item type: