Answered By: Jennifer Harris Last Updated: Jun 19, 2017 Views: 1941
According to the APA Style Blog post "How to Create a Reference for a YouTube Video," the general format is as follows (don't forget to indent the second and subsequent lines):
Author, A. A. [Screen name]. (year, month day). Title of video [Video file]. Retrieved from http://xxxxx
Apsolon, M. [markapsolon]. (2011, September 9). The Haunting Tape 14 (ghost caught on video) [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nyGCbxD848
- APA guide (Shapiro Library)
- APA Research Paper Basics Video Tutorials (Atomic Learning - log in using your SNHU email username and password)
- APA Blog (APA)
You may also want to consider:
- How do I cite a film or motion picture in APA style?
- How do I cite a journal or magazine article in APA style?
- How do I cite a podcast in APA style?
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 YouTube video in your class assignments and projects.
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