Q. How do I cite a book retrieved online?


To cite an e-book from the internet, visit Baker's APA Help, and click on the second tab called References & In-text citation examples. Click the pull down menu under the heading Books and locate e-books.  This example is there:

E-Book from the web

Seton, E. T. (1911). The Arctic prairies: A canoe-journey of 2,000 miles in search of the caribou. New York, NY: C. Scribner's Sons. Retrieved from Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/6818

Paraphrase: (Seton, 1911). Quotation: (Seton, 1911, pp. 38-39).

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  • Last Updated Jan 30, 2018
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