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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.

Blogs

Blogs

The instructions on this page concern references to blog posts. 

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.

Template
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author C. C. (YYYY, Month DD). Title of blog post. Blog Name. URL

Example:

In-text reference  
(Alvarez-Garcia et al., 2019) In a blog post by Alvarez-Garcia et al. (2019)...
Reference list
Alvarez-Garcia, I., Mills, P., & Puebla, I. (2019, October 14). Odyssey 2030: the future of research and publishing. Biologue. https://blogs.plos.org/biologue/2019/10/14/odyssey-2030-the-future-of-research-and-publishing/