APA Style, 6th Edition

HOW TO REFERENCE & CITE A STREAMING VIDEO IN A LIBRARY DATABASE, E.G. FILMS ON DEMAND

Author or Publisher (Role/Contribution). (Date). Title of the video: Capitalize the first word in the subtitle [Format]. Retrieved from Name database

Formatted example‚Äč:

There are two options for citing this source in-text:

1) Organization/producer's and/or director's last name and year placed in brackets at the end of a sentence:

(Video Education America, 2008).

2) Alternatively, you can integrate the citation into the sentence by means of narrative. If possible, describe the setting or context of the streaming video:

Video Education America (2008) included this protocol as a key nursing skill for the treatment of skin conditions in elderly patients. 


APA rules for in-text citation change depending on the number/type of author(s)Count the authors and follow the rule below:

Work with ONE author
Work with TWO authors
Work with THREE to FIVE authors
Work with SIX or more authors
Work with a GROUP, ORGANIZATION or CORPORATE author
Work with NO author specified
INTERVIEW or PRESENTATION (Unpublished)
SECONDARY SOURCE (A source found inside a source)
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   Example source (database page/record):