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HWS280: Sports Marketing: Citing Guide


Journal Articles (APA)

Journal Articles (APA)

Source: American Psychological Association. (n.d.). 7th edition Quick Reference Guide

*note: each line after the first line should be indented

Author’s name. (date). Title of the article. Journal Name, volume(issue), pages. DOI number.


Grady, J. S., Her, M., Moreno, G., Perez, C., & Yelinek, J. (2019). Emotions in storybooks: A comparison of storybooks that represent ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 8(3), 207–217.

*if a DOI doesn't exist, end the citation after the page numbers.

*If the journal article does not have a DOI and isn't from a database, but you found it online include the URL of the article at the end of the reference.

Citing an article from UpToDate/Cochrane

Morey, M. C. (2019). Physical activity and exercise in older adults. UpToDate. Retrieved July 22, 2019, from

Anatomy of a citation