Q. How do you cite in APA format when there is no author ?


According the the Publication Manual of the APA 6th, chapter 6.15:

When a work has no identified author, cite in text the first few words of the reference list entry (usually the title) and the year. 

example: ("Study Finds," 2010)

You can access some information on APA style and format through the links below. 

It is recommended that you purchase a copy of  the Publication Manual of the APA 6th edition as an electronic version is not available in the Online Library.


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