APA Style, 6th Edition

HOW TO REFERENCE & CITE A STREAMING VIDEO ON YOUTUBE WITH NO PRODUCER OR DIRECTOR

Screen name, Organization, or Creator Last Name, First Initial. (Role/Contribution). (Date of publication). Title of video in sentence case and italics [Format]. Retrieved from http://website.com

Formatted example:

There are 2 options for citing this source in-text:

1) Name and year are placed in brackets at the end of the sentence:

(A2zme, 2011).

2) Integrate name and year into the sentence; use quotation marks if you copy any dialogue or other information word-for-word:‚Äč

Some commentators believe the "tailings ponds present the industry's greatest environmental threat" (A2zme, 2011).


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INTERVIEW, PRESENTATION, or PERSONAL COMMUNICATION (Unpublished)
SECONDARY SOURCE (A source found inside a source)
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