Below are sample citations for the most common and general electronic resources, based on the 6th edition. Please refer to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association for clarification or additional information.
Journal Article with DOI - Retrieved from library database
Chambers, R. M., & Potter C. C. (2008). The match between family
needs and services for high-risk neglecting families. Journal of
Public Child Welfare, 2, 229-252. doi: 10.1080/15548730802312750
Herbst, D. M., Griffith, N. R., & Slama, K. M. (2014). Rodeo cowboys:
Conforming to masculine norms and help-seeking behaviors for
depression. Journal of Rural Mental Health, 38, 20-35.
Journal Article without DOI - Retrieved from library database
Kemp, S. P., Marcenko, M. O., Hoagwood, K., & Vesneski, W. (2009).
Engaging parents in child welfare services: Bridging family needs
and child welfare mandates. Child Welfare, 88, 101-126.
Retrieved from http://www.cwla.org/child-welfare-journal/
Magazine Article - Retrieved from library database
Grunwald, M., & Scherer, M. (2010, February 8). The main streeters vs. the
wall streeters. Time, 175(5), 30-31. Retrieved from
Newspaper Article - Retrieved from library database
McNeil, D. G., Jr. (2009, August 23). Universities are preparing for back-
to-the-classroom outbreaks of swine flu. The New York Times, p. 23.
Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com
Electronic Book with DOI - Retrieved from library database
Gruszka, A., Matthews, G., & Szymura, B. (Eds.). (2010). Handbook of individual
differences in cognition: Attention, memory, and executive control.
Electronic Book without DOI - Retrieved from eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) database
Potter, E. (2006). Feminism and philosophy of science: An
introduction. Retrieved from http://www.ebscohost.com
CountryWatch - Country Reviews
Youngblood Coleman, D. (Ed.). (2009). Haiti 2009 country review. Retrieved from
CQ Researcher - Report with PDF Available
Marshall, P. (2009, November 6). Online privacy. CQ Researcher, 19,
933-56. Retrieved from http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/
CQ Researcher - Short Report (No PDF Available)
Clemmitt, M. (2013. June 15). Health care. CQ Researcher.
Retrieved from http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print database - Test Review
Seltzer, G. B. (1992). Test review of the Quality of Life Questionnaire.
In J. J. Kramer & J. C. Impara (Eds.), The eleventh mental measurements
yearbook. Lincoln, NE: Buros Institute of Mental Measurements. Retrieved
from Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print database.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. (2014, January 8).
Librarians. In Occupational outlook handbook (2014-15 ed.).
Retrieved from http://www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-
Specific page of a website - Not an entire website
Food Allergy Research & Education. (2014). Food allergy basics. Retrieved
August 28, 2014, from http://www.foodallergy.org/about-food-allergies
Entire website - Not a specific page of a website