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How do I cite a textbook in my paper?

How do I cite a textbook in my paper?

When using APA format, follow the author-date method of in-text citation. This means that the author’s last name and the year of publication for the source should appear in the text, like, for example, (Jones, 1998). One complete reference for each source should appear in the reference list at the end of the paper.

Do I cite my textbook?

When you paraphrase or directly quote the textbook in your paper, include a parenthetical citation at the end of the sentence where that information is found that provides the author of the book and the page in that book where the information can be found. For example: “(Lane, 92).”

How do I cite an online textbook?

E-book (from the internet)Author/editor.Year of publication (in round brackets).Title of book (in italics).Place of publication: Publisher.

How do you cite a database?

Online Database Citation Structure: “Article Title.” Publication Title, volume, number, issue (if provided), Date published, Page numbers (if applicable). Database Name, DOI or URL.

How do you reference an ebook APA Style?

To cite an ebook in your work, use the usual in-text citation format of author’s surname and year of publication. In an APA reference list entry, include the author’s last name and first initial, the year of publication, the italicized title of the book, and the retrieval information or DOI number.

How do you quote a passage from a book?

In-text citations include the last name of the author followed by a page number enclosed in parentheses. “Here’s a direct quote” (Smith 8). If the author’s name is not given, then use the first word or words of the title. Follow the same formatting that was used in the works cited list, such as quotation marks.