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M.Ed. Research Guide and Library Resources: APA-books

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APA References-Books and eBooks

Basic Format: Author, A. A. (Publication Year). Title of work: Subtitle of work. Place of Publication: Publisher.

 Multiple authors

Beck, C. A. J., & Sales, B. D. (2001). Family mediation: Facts, myths, and future prospects. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

 Edited book

Gibbs, J. T., & Huang, L. N. (Eds.). (1991). Children of color: Psychological interventions with minority youth. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

 Edition of a book

Smith, P. (2002). Cut to the chase. Online video editing and the Wadsworth constant (3rd ed.). Washington, D.C: E & K Publishing.

 Electronic book

Arno, S. F. (2002). Flames in our forest: Disaster or renewal? Retrieved from http://tandfebooks.com

 Article or chapter  in an  edited book

Massaro, D. (1992). Broadening the domain of the fuzzy logical model of perception. In H. L. Pick Jr., P. van den Broek, & D. C. Knill (Eds.), Cognition: Conceptual and methodological issues (pp. 51-84). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

 Entry in an  encyclopedia

Bergmann, P. G. (1993). Relativity. In The new encyclopaedia Britannica (Vol. 26, pp. 501-508). Chicago, IL: Encyclopaedia Britannica.

 Dissertation from  a database

William, D.M. (2010). School counselors’ multicultural counseling competence: An exploratory study (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global Database. (3433792)

 Electronic    version of print    book with DOI

Schiraldi, G. R. (2001). Post-traumatic stress disorder sourcebook: A guide to healing, recovery, and growth [Adobe Digital Editions version]. doi:10.1036/0071393722

 

Note: Most examples are from the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. See section 7.02 (pages 202-206) of the Publication Manual for the American Psychological Association 6th edition for additional information and examples.

 

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