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APA Citation Style Guide (6th Ed.): 6 or More Authors

This guide contains examples of common citation formats in APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Article with 6 or more Authors

General Format 
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Author Surname et al., Year)
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
      (Author Surname et al., Year, page number)
      Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial., Author Surname, First Initial. Second
            Initial., Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial., Author Surname, First Initial.
            Second Initial., Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial., & Author Surname,
            First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Article title: Subtitle. Journal Title, Volume(issue),
            page range. doi:xx.xxxxxxxxxx [if available] OR Retrieved from URL of journal
            home page [if available].
NOTE: If an article has more than seven authors, list the names of
the first six authors followed by ... and then the last author's name in the
reference entry (p. 198).
Example 1
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Dietz et al., 2007)
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
      (Dietz et al., 2007, p. 1517)
      Dietz, P. M., Williams, S. B., Callaghan, W. M., Bachman, D. J., Whitlock, E. P., &
            Hornbrook, M. C. (2007). Clinically identified maternal depression before,
            during, and after pregnancies ending in live births. American Journal of Psychiatry,
            164(10), 1515-1520. Retrieved from
Example 2
      In-Text Citation (Paraphrase): 
      (Rehm et al., 2011)
      In-Text Citation (Quotation):
      (Rehm et al., 2011, p. 690
      Rehm, J., Giesbrecht, N., Gliksman, L., Graham, K., Le, A., Mann, R., & ... Wells, S.
            (2011). Addiction research centres and the nurturing of creativity. Substance
            abuse research in a modern health care centre: The case of the Centre for
            Addiction and Mental Health. Addiction, 106(4), 689-697.