(Publication number AAT NQ67931) Sample citation for a thesis retrieved from an online database: Gibson, L. "Silence Descends: The Effects of Rising Authoritarianism and Fear on Citizen Engagement." Master's thesis, University of British Columbia, 2009.
According to APA’s citation guidelines, you should write down the last name of the authors and the year of publication.
This can be done in multiple ways: When there are two authors, separate their last names with an ampersand.
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Cleanliness and work reorganization (Doctoral dissertation). The UBC Research Commons offers workshops throughout each term on three of the most popular citation management tools: Ref Works, Mendeley, and Zotero.
The format differs depending on the source type (e.g.
a website, journal, book, etc.), but every reference starts the same: Do you want to cite a photo, interview, You Tube video, movie or another source type that is not on this list?As you can imagine, citing a source with 3–5 authors takes up a lot of space in the text.That is why you shorten the citation when you use the source a second, third or fourth time. Instead of writing down all authors’ last names, write only the last name of the first author, followed by “et al.,” which means “and others.”Full in-text citation guide Every source that is cited in the text also has to be cited in full in your reference list. Sample citation for a dissertation retrieved from Pro Quest database: Rose, John Stanley. Feminine Fantasies and Reality in the Fiction of Eileen Chang and Alice Munro. For footnotes/endnotes rearrange the pieces of the citation below following the basic format of a book citation.This means citing the authors’ last names and the publication year directly in the sentence where you use the information.After the main body of your work, you must also include a reference page, where you cite all your sources in full. Sample citation for a dissertation retrieved from the MLA database: Wang, Yuanfei. Note: The examples below are for a bibliographic entry. Container (Name of Repository), Location (URL or DOI). In-text citation: (Wang 125) See pages 746-747 (#14.224) in the manual for more detail.APA Style is one of the most widely used citation styles.Other popular styles for citing sources are MLA Citation Style and Chicago Style.