How do I do an in-text citation that is more than 40 words?
To see how to cite a long quote:
- Visit the APA Help guide
- Click on Citing Sources in the Text
- Scroll down to Citing Long Quotations to see examples.
Citing Long Quotations:
If quoting (word for word) something from a source and the quotation is more than 40 words, the quotation is indented and quotation marks are not used. Credit must also be given – the author’s last name(s), year, and page number. End punctuation comes before the citation at the end of the line.
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