Do you italicize the title of a book in your paper?


Yes, write the title of the book in italics.

Italicize the following in the paper:

  • Titles of books (or e-books)
  • Magazines, journals, newspapers
  • Movies
  • Television shows 
  • Musical recordings

They are italicized both in the body of the paper and on the References page.

View the APA Help guide to see examples.

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  • Last Updated Jul 17, 2023
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