APA Style, 6th Edition

HOW TO CITE IMAGES, VIDEO & OTHER MULTIMEDIA SOURCE IN APA STYLE

A database is a specialized website that the library subscribes to for students to find the best, most reliable sources for studying and completing assignments. To find a library database, go to the A-Z List here

Library databases cover multiple subject areas and formats including:

  • eBooks
  • Dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works
  • Journals, newspapers, and magazines
  • Streaming videos
  • Images and diagrams

NOTE: Several databases, such as Nursing Reference Center and DynaMED, have content created by the database company. This is called database-only content. 

To reference library databases, choose a rule from the sidebar or click the links below:

eBooks & Multimedia:

Database-only Content:

To learn more about how you can use databases for research assignments, watch this video below: