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APA Support: Multiple Authors

HSA 3111 & 4850

References

Single Author: 

Author Last Name, First Initial. (Year). Book title: Subtitle. Publisher. 

Example: 

Westover, T. (2018). Educated: A memoir. Random House. 

Two Authors: 

Author Last Name, First Initial. Second Initial. & Author Last Name, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Book title: Subtitle. Publisher.

Example:

D’Amico, D. & Barbarito, C. (2016). Health and physical assessment in nursing (3rd ed.). Pearson. 

Three to Twenty Authors:

All the authors must be listed up to twenty in the format of Author Last Name, First Initial. Second Initial., all separated by commas, with an ampersand before the last author. The rest of the citation is the same as single or two authors. 

Example:

London, M. L., Wieland Ladewig, P. A., Davidson, M. R., Ball, J. W., McGillis Bindler, R. C., & Cowen, K. J. (2017). Maternal and child        nursing care (5th ed.). Pearson. 

Note: If more than twenty authors, put down the first nineteen, then an ellipsis (..), and last author (no ampersand). There should be no more than twenty total authors in a reference.

In-Text citations

Single Author: 

(Author Last Name, Year)

Example:

“Writing activities increase students’ learning and engagement” (Huskin, 2016). 

Two Authors:

(Author Last Name & Author Last Name, Year)

Example:

(D'Amico & Barbarito, 2016) -parenthetical

D'Amico and Barbarito (2016) state... -narrative

*note: use the "&" in parenthetical citation, use "and" in narrative

Three and More Authors:

(Author Last Name et al., Year)

Example:

(Landon et al., 2017). -parenthetical

Landon et al. (2017) write... -narrative