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APA 6th Edition Citation Style


Citation Elements in Order:  
1.  Author: Susan K. Jones
2.  Publication date: 2009
3.  Title: Business-to-Business Internet Marketing: Seven Proven Strategies for Increasing Profits through Internet Direct Marketing
4.  Edition, if applicable: 5th edition
5.  Version: ProQuest Ebook Central version
6.  URL:


Document Example:



Proper Bibliographic Reference Format:

  • Bibliographic references are double-spaced and indented half an inch after the first line. 
  • Use italics and "sentence-style" capitalization for ebook titles.
  • Give the home or entry page URL for the book publisher.
  • It is no longer necessary to include the date of retrieval.

Jones, S. (2009).  Business-to-business internet marketing: Seven proven strategies for increasing profits through internet direct marketing (5th ed.). [ProQuest Ebook Central version].  Retrieved from

In-Text Citations:

Citations are placed in the context of discussion using the author’s last name and date of publication.

(Jones, 2009)

Alternatively, you can integrate the citation into the sentence by means of narrative.

Jones (2009) defines seven strategies for internet marketing.