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Books (online and in print): General

Author's Last Name, First initial (Year). Book title. Location: Publisher.

Author's Last Name, First initial (Year). Book title. Retrieved from http://www.zzzzzz

Author's Last Name, First initial (Year). Book title. doi:xxxxx 

Entire Book: Print version
Calfee, R. C., & Valencia, R. R. (1991). APA guide to preparing manuscripts for journal publication. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
Entire Book: Electronic version 
Davis, J. (n.d.). Familiar birdsongs of the Northwest. Available from
Entry in Online Reference Work
Graham, G. (2005). Behaviorism. In E. N. Zalta (Ed.), The Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy (fall 2007 ed.). Retrieved from
Entry in Online Reference Work (No author)
Feminism. (n.d.). In Encyclopædia Britannica online. Retrieved from
Book: No author
NAICS Desk Reference: The North American industry classification system desk reference. (2000) Indianapolis: JIST Works.
Chapter in a book
Wilson, Jr., R.F. (2005). William Shakespear's theater. In J. Rosenblum (Ed.), The Greenwood companion to Shakespeare: A comprehensive guide for students (pp. 47-64). Westoport, CT: Greenwood Press.

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Journal: General
Author's last name, first initial (date). Article title. Journal Title, Vol, pages. doi:xxxxxx.
Journal article with DOI   
Brownlie, D. (2007). Toward effective poster presentations: An annotated bibliography. European Journal of Marketing, 41(11/12), 1245-1283. doi:10.1108/03090560710821161
Journal article without DOI 
Kenneth, I. A. (2000). A Buddhist response to the nature of human rights. Journal of Buddhist Ethics, 8. Retrieved from
Journal with Non-Continuous Pagination
Simmons, C., & Becker-Olsen, K. (2006). Achieving marketing objectives through social sponsorships. Journal of Marketing, 70(4), 154-169
Magazine article
Henry, W. A., III. (1990, April 9). Making the grade in today's schools. Time, 135, 28-31.
Online magazine article
Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Online Periodical, volume number(issue number if available). Retrieved from
Newspaper article   
Schultz, S. (2005, December 28). Calls made to strengthen state energy policies. The Country Today, pp. 1A, 2A.
Online newspaper article
Parker-Pope, T. (2008, May 6). Psychiatry handbook linked to drug industry. The New York Times. Retrieved from

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