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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.

Apparatuses and equipment

Apparatuses and equipment

The instructions on this page are valid for references to apparatuses and equipment. Most apparatuses and equipment will have a group creator, e.g. a company, instead of a personal creator. If the creator is the same as the publisher, omit the publisher from the reference. 


Name of Group. (YYYY). Name of apparatus (Model #) [Apparatus]. Publisher. URL

Name of Group. (YYYY). Name of equipment (Model #) [Equipment]. Publisher. URL

In-text references
A Triple Quadrupole GC/MS (Model 7000D) (Agilent, 2016) was used...
Reference list
Agilent. (2016). Triple Quadrupole GC/MS (Model 7000D) [Apparatus].