Answered By: Elyse Wolf
Last Updated: Oct 22, 2019     Views: 242

NOTE: The American Psychological Association recently released a 7th edition to APA Style. The information below is still following the 6th edition.

Citing an Entire Volume

General Format:

Editor, A. A. (Ed.). (Year). Title of book. Place of publication, Publisher. 

For Example:

WainribB. R. (Ed.). (1992). Gender issues across the life cycle. New York, NY: Springer.

Citing a Book Chapter in a Volume

General Format:

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Year). Title of chapter. In A. Editor & B. Editor (Eds.), Title of the book (pages of the chapter). Place of publication, Publisher.

For Example:

O'Neil, J. M., & Egan, J. (1992). Men's and women's gender role journeys: A metaphor for healing, transition, and transformation. In B. R. Wainrib (Ed.), Gender issues across the life cycle (pp. 107-123). New York, NY: Springer.

More Information:

For further help please contact the Wolak Learning Center at 603.645.9606 (UC Students) and Online Writing Center at 866.721.1662 (Online/COCE Students) for additional information about citing sources in APA Style.

You may also want to consider: 

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 in your class assignments and projects.

About FAQs

About FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are a self-serve option for users to search and find answers to their questions. 

Use the search box above to type your question to search for an answer or browse existing FAQs by group, topic, etc.

Tell Me More

Link to Question Form

Related FAQs