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Citation Resources: Books

Citing Books

Identify the color-coded elements to cite books on your Reference List:

Citations in your paper should be formatted in a black or grayscale font.

Reference List

See the APA Publication Manual 6th Edition, pages 180-192 for more on the Reference List.

Basic Book Citation

Basic Book Citation

Example: Print Book

Print Book CitationCover Image of Biblical Psychology

A Note on Publishers' Names

Be as concise as possible with publishers' names.  Include names of university presses but omit superfluous terms (Publishers, Co. and Inc.).

See the APA Publication Manual 6th Edition, page 187 for more guidance.