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APA Style 7th Edition

Streaming video from a Website (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.)

References: General Format

Lastname, Initials or user name of person who posted the video. (Year video was posted, Month Day). Title of video [Video]. Website name. URL

KelbyOne. (2019, May 3). Scott Kelby's photo retouch using Photoshop, Lightroom & a Wacom Intuos4 [Video]. Youtube.

In-text Citation: Direct Quote

(Lastname or user name of person who posted the video, Year, Timestamp for the beginning of the quote)

(Kelby, 2019, 5:12)

In-text Citation: Paraphrase 

(Lastname or user name of person who posted the video, Year)

(Kelby, 2019)


Streaming video, movie or DVD

References: General Format - The director should be named as the author of the film, or if unknown the producer can be cited instead.

Lastname, initials (Job title). (Year). Title of Film [Film]. Production company.  

Maloof, J. & Siskel, C. (Directors). (2013). Finding Vivian Maier [Film]. Ravine Pictures.

In-text Citation: Direct Quote

(Lastname, Year, Time stamp for beginning of quote)

(Maloof & Siskel, 2013, 43:05)

In-text Citation: Paraphrase 

(Lastname, Year)

(Maloof & Siskel, 2013)

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