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APA Style Guide: 7th Edition

Book with Author(s)

Examples of formatting an in-text citation for this item are outlined below:

Reference Information

Eco, U., Farina, G., & Mongiat Farina, C. (2015). How to write a thesis. The MIT Press.

In-text Citation Guidelines

Examples                                                                                                           

1.

Parenthetical citation example

 

 

Consider this a paraphrased sentence (Eco et al., 2015).   

2.

Narrative citation example

 

According to Eco et al. (2015), "consider this a direct quote" (p. 5).

Remember, in-text citation formatting may change depending on a number of factors.

See Number of Authors, Publication Date, and Page/Paragraph Number or Heading for more information.  

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