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Reference guide for APA 7th edition

Reference guide for APA 7th edition intended for students at the department of Biology and CEC, Lund University. NB! If you access the guide using a smartphone, please note that the text will open below the menu.

Part of series

Part of series

The instructions in this section concern references to audiovisual works that are part of a series, e.g. a TV or podcast series. If the work has been accessed online, include the URL of the website. 

Do not forget to consult the general instructions on how to write references according to APA (7th edition), including how to write in-text references and construct a reference list, the number of authors to be included, how to write references to two or more works within the same parenthesis, what to do if you have several references with the same author and publication date, how you cite specific parts of works, how to handle incomplete reference information (e.g. missing author information or no publication date), and when/how to use acronyms.


Creator, A. A. (Role), & Creator, B. B. (Role). (YYYY, Month DD). Title of episode (Season #, Episode #) [Description]. In C. C. Creator (Role), Title of series. Publisher. URL

Creator, A. A. (Role), & Creator, B. B. (Role). (YYYY, Month DD). Title of episode (No. #) [Description]. In Title of podcast. Publisher. URL


In-text references  

(Attenborough & Lucas, 1995)           

(Crespi, 2019)

Attenborough and Lucas (1995) showcase this...

In an episode of the Science Podcast, Crespi (2019) interviewed...

Reference list

Attenborough, D. (Writer), & Lucas, N. (Director). (1995, February 1). The social struggle (Season 1, Episode 4) [TV series episode]. In M. Salisbury (Executive producer), The private life of plants. BBC Natural History Unit; Turner Broadcasting System.

Crespi, S. (Host). (2019, November 14). How to make an Arctic ship ‘vanish,’ and how fast-moving spikes are heating the Sun’s atmosphere [Audio podcast]. In Science podcasts. Science.