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Referencing with APA: Book, printed (three to seven authors)

Books, printed (three to seven authors)

To be made up of:


Year of publication (in round brackets)

Title (in italics)

Edition (only include the edition number if it is not the first edition)

Place of publication: publisher

Series and volume number (where relevant)


In-text citation:

This was proved by Dym et al. (2009)…

This was shown by Woodin et al. (2013)...

Reference list:

Dym, C.L., Little, P., Orwin, E.J., & Spjut, R.E. (2009). Engineering design: a project-based introduction. 3rd edn. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. 

Woodin, T., McCulloch, G., & Cowan, S. (2013). Secondary education and the raising of the school-leaving age: coming of age? Basingstoke, England: Palgrave Macmillan.