APA Style: What if something is missing?

24 Mar

Citing sources in APA Style can be tricky. Between locating all of the necessary information and placing it in the right order, it can be quite the headache. But what if you are missing information? What if your online source has no author? Or the publication you are looking at has no date? What do you do?

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The APA Style Blog is here to help! In her post, Missing Pieces: How to Write an APA Style Reference Even Without All the Information, Chelsea Lee offers tips and tricks for citing a source in proper APA Style – even if you are missing some of the necessary components. Available as a PDF download, this infosheet highlights Lee’s suggestions, making it very easy to cite any source, anytime, anywhere.

Do you need help with your APA citations? Schedule an appointment with the Writing Center today! We’re always happy to help!

© Alyssa Ryan and The Christ College Writing Center (2013-2016)

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