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APA Style (6th ed)

Videos & Film

NOTE: This page reflects the old version of the APA Publication Manual (6th ed). If you require the current version, please see APA Style (7th ed)


Video from library database

Uploader's Last Name, First Name Initial. Second Initial if given. (Year, Month day). Title of video [Video file]. Retrieved from URL

Kost, J. (2012, April 26). Photoshop CS6 essential training [Video file]. Retrieved from

YouTube Video

Sheridan Library [SheridanLibraries]. (2015, March 3). Tutoring at Sheridan [Video file]. Retrieved from

News Report, from pubic website, no individual uploader (author) is identified

Trump-Kim summit gets mixed reviews, with little clarity on meeting's long-term benefit [Video file]. (2018, June 12). Retrieved from

DVD feature film

Hitchcock, A. (Director), & Lehman, E. (Writer). (1959). North by Northwest [DVD]. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

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See the Publication Manual: 7.07 Audiovisual Media

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