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APA Style Guide: 7th Edition

Journal Article from Library Database, no DOI


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

Reference Information

Ware, M. E., Badura, A. S., & Davis, S. F. (2002). Using student scholarship to develop student research and writing skills. Teaching of Psychology, 29(2), 151-154.

In-text Citation Guidelines



Parenthetical citation example



Consider this a paraphrased sentence (Ware et al., 2002).   


Narrative citation example


According to Ware et al. (2002), "consider this a direct quote" (para. 1).

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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