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
In-text citation (Paraphrase)
In-text citation (Quotation)
(Howitt, 2011, p.24)
In-text citation (Quotation) ebook reader
(Gladwell, 2008, Chapter 1, Section 2, para. 5)
(In ebook readers there are no page numbers so you should refer to the chapter section and paragraph number (abbreviated where long).
Howitt, D. (2011). Introduction to research methods in psychology. Retrieved from
Haslam, S. (2003). Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology (SAGE Foundations of
Psychology series) [Kindle DX version]. Retrieved from http://www.amazon.com
Mendeley is referencing software which allows you to:
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