Answered By: Elyse Wolf
Last Updated: Dec 27, 2018     Views: 8960

It is possible to cite an entire YouTube channel. The general format is below. For more information please see the APA blog post "How to Cite a YouTube Channel."

General Format:

YouTube Channel. (n.d.). Home [YouTube Channel]. Retrieved from URL

For Example: 

shapirolibrary. (n.d.). Home [YouTube Channel]. Retrieved from

Corresponding In-Text Citation:

shapirolibrary (n.d.)


(shapirolibrary, n.d.)

More information:

For further help please contact the Wolak Learning Center at 603.645.9606 (Campus Students) and Online Writing Center at 866.721.1662 (Online Students) for assistance with citing a YouTube Channel.

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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 YouTube in your class assignments and projects.​

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