Answered By: Elyse Wolf
Last Updated: Feb 20, 2018     Views: 1447

Citing a Ted Talk

To cite a Ted Talk please use the formats below. For more information please see the APA Blog Post " How to Cite a TED Talk in APA Style."

On Ted Talk Website

General Format:

PresenterLastName, PresenterFirstInitial. (Date). Title of Ted Talk [Video file]. Retrieved from URL

For Example (don't forget to indent the second and subsequent lines):

Duncan, S. (2017, April). Stuart Duncan: How I use Minecraft to help kids with autism [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/stuart_duncan_how_i_use_minecraft_to_help_kids_with_autism

Corresponding In-Text Citation

Duncan (2017)

OR
(Duncan, 2017)

 

On YouTube

General Format:

Ted. (Date). Title of Ted Talk [Video file]. Retrieved from URL

For Example (don't forget to indent the second and subsequent lines):

TED. (2018, January 10). Nadine Hachach-Haram: How augmented reality could change the future of surgery [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aupPrDnhrKA

Corresponding In-Text Citation

TED (2018)

OR

(TED, 2018)

More information:

For further help please contact the Wolak Learning Center at 603.645.9606 (UC/On-Campus Students) and Online Writing Center at 866.721.1662 (Online/COCE Students) for assistance with citing a Ted Talk.

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This information is intended to be a guideline, not expert advice. Please be sure to speak to your professor about the appropriate way to cite a Ted Talk in your class assignments and projects.‚Äč

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