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APA Guide For Human Services (Barrio): Citing a Book

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Our online catalog provides access to the library collections of MCC along with the libraries in the HELM (Higher Education Libraries of Massachusetts) Network. HELM is a new library network that contains the holdings of 7 academic libraries throughout Massachusetts. You may request materials directly from all the HELM libraries with a library card and password. Materials from HELM are usually delivered within a few days.  

For additional materials see also the Minuteman , MVLC

APA Book Citations

Citing a Book

Print Book: 

Last name, F. N. (2016). Title of Book. City, State: Publisher.


In-text citation for print book: 

...the end of your sentence (Last name, 2016, p. 2). 





Smith, J. (2017). Title. Retrieved from Name of Database. (Accession No. Accession Number)


In-text citation for e-book: 

...the end of your sentence (Smith, 2017, p. 2).

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