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APA 6th Edition - Copenhagen Business School: Book with two authors

How to reference with APA

About Citing Books

For each type of source in this guide, both the general form and an example will be provided.

The following format will be used:

In-text citation (paraphrase) - entry that appears in the body of your paper when you express the ideas of a researcher or author using your own words.

In-text citation (quotation) - entry that appears in the body of your paper after a direct quote.

References - entry that appears at the end of your paper.

Information on citing and several of the examples were drawn from the APA Manual (6th ed.).

For more tips on paraphrasing and quotation

Book with two authors

In-text citation (Paraphrase with the author(s) in the sentence)

McQueen and Knussen (2006) argue that …..


In-text citation (Quotation)

(McQueen & Knussen, 2006, p. 48)


Reference List

McQueen, R. A., & Knussen, C. (2006). An introduction to research methods and statistics in
. Harlow: Pearson Prentice Hall.



Author Surname, Initial(s)., & Author Surname, Initial(s). (Year). Book title: Subtitle. Place of
       Publication: Publisher.



Printable Guide


Mendeley is referencing software which allows you to:

  • store references
  • organise references
  • generate citations
  • generate reference lists
  • share references

To get a Mendeley account on the CBS Library Institutional Licence please visit CBS Mendeley Guide

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