The goal is to lead your reader to the version of the book that you cited in your own work.
Do not include the URL of the book if you retrieved it from a commercial (subscription) database (e.g. Tip: according to if you are making a passing reference to a website within the text of your paper, then no reference list entry is needed.
It is much safer to use conventionally published sources which have been edited and peer reviewed.
Placement: Start the reference list on a new page, after the body of the assignment. Note: due to formatting issues, the examples on this page and on the following pages of this guide do not have a hanging indentation.
If there seems to be no date, use (nd) which means ‘no date’.
Test your knowledge: Evaluating and using websites Now that women in China have a higher status in society, and can earn their own living, interest in marriage (which traditionally entails a life of service to the husband) seems to have declined.In that case you must find the one closest to the style you need and adapt the reference so that your references are all consistently in the same style.In the field of Applied Linguistics, we generally put the author first, then year of publication, then title etc.Recent research confirms this: If you are paraphrasing (rewriting something from the Internet in your own words), acknowledge the source clearly.For example, the second sentence (in bold) paraphrases the information in the source text.If you have references to items written by a group (such as the Conference Board of Canada), then you alphabetize their entries according to the first significant word in the group's name excluding the initial article (A, An, The) . Note: see Chapter 7 of the APA Manual, 6th edition for the general reference form for different types of references such as periodicals (articles from magazines, newspapers or journal articles); books, book chapters, entries from reference works, and more.If you have multiple reference by the same author, they are listed in chronological order. Tip: see page 4 of this guide for examples of magazine articles retrieved from Library Databases.The APA manual suggests providing a link to the newspaper's home page if the article is easily located through a website search.Otherwise, provide a specific URL if it appears to be stable. Indentation: The first line of each entry should be left aligned, subsequent lines are indented one half-inch (a hanging indentation).Here is an example of a posting from a blog on a news website.