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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.



The instructions on this page concern references to standards from all different standards organizations. 

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.

Author, A. A. (YYYY). Title of standard (Standard #). Standards organization. URL

In-text references  

(Svenska institutet för standarder [SIS], 2006)

(SIS, 2006)

This is described in a standard from Svenska institutet för standarder (SIS, 2006).

In the same standard by SIS (2006)...

Reference list
Svenska institutet för standarder. (2006). Miljöledning – Livscykelanalys – Principer och struktur [Environmental management – Life cycle assessment – Principles and framework] (SS-EN ISO 14040:2006).