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Reference guide for APA 7th edition - Short version

Short version of the reference guide for APA 7th edition, a guide intended for students at the departments of Biology and Environmental Science at Lund University on how to format references according to the APA style.

Swedish Government Official Reports (SOU)

Swedish Government Official Reports (SOU)

The instructions in this section are valid for references to Swedish Government Official Reports (Statens Offentliga Utredningar, SOU)If you accessed the SOU online, include the URL of the website from which it was retrieved in the reference.

Template
Committee. (YYYY). Title (SOU YYYY:Number). Publisher. URL

Examples:

In-text references  

(Energikommissionen, 2017)

(Utredningen om hållbara plastmaterial, 2018)

Energikommissionen (2017) concluded…

Utredningen om hållbara plastmaterial (2018) describes...

Reference list

Energikommissionen. (2017). Kraftsamling för framtidens energi (SOU 2017:2). Miljödepartementet. https://www.regeringen.se/rattsliga-dokument/statens-offentliga-utredningar/2017/01/sou-20172/

Utredningen om hållbara plastmaterial. (2018). Det går om vi vill: Förslag till en hållbar plastanvändning (SOU 2018:84). Miljödepartementet. https://www.regeringen.se/rattsliga-dokument/statens-offentliga-utredningar/2018/12/sou-201884/