Answered By: Elyse Wolf Last Updated: Jan 24, 2019 Views: 293
According to the APA Style Blog post "How to Cite Social Media in APA Style", you should use the following format when citing a Facebook video in APA Style.
Author Information. (Year, Month Day). Title of video [Video file]. Retrieved from URL
National Geographic. (2019, January 6). Mesmerizing Feather Stars [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.facebook.com/natgeo/videos/2326276787616312/
Corresponding In-Text Citation:
(National Geographic, 2019)
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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 social media video.
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 Facebook video in your class assignments and projects.
Lee, C. (2013, October 8). How to Cite Social Media in APA Style (Twitter, Facebook, and Google+) [Blog post]. Retrieved from https://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2013/10/how-to-cite-social-media-in-apa-style.html
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