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APA Guide For Human Services (Barrio): Citing an Article

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Citing an Article

Scholarly Journal Article (Peer Reviewed) from Database: 

Last Name, F. N. (2016). Article Title. Journal Title, Volume(Issue), 1-3. DOI


In-text citation: 

..the end of your sentence (Last Name, 2016, p. 1).




Newspaper Article from Database: 

Smith, J. (1911, January 1). Article. Newspaper, Section, pp. 1-4. DOI


In-text citation: 

...the end of your sentence (Smith, 1911, p. 1).




Magazine Article from Database: 

Washington, G. (1776, July 4). Article. Magazine, vol(issue), 1-10. DOI


In-text citation: 

..the end of your sentence (Washington, 1776, p. 1).

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