Q. How do I cite a commercial in an essay that I viewed on YouTube?

Answer

To see an example of citing a YouTube video:

  • Visit the APA Help guide
  • Click on References and In-text Citations Examples
  • Look for the menu labeled Other
  • YouTube videos examples are there.

Follow the second example on that page "Organization as author" to format your reference.

Example:

Organization as author

University of Chicago. (Producer). (2007, December 12). European cartographers and the Ottoman world, 1500--1750 [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xax5d4IKqrQ

In-text
Paraphrase: (University of Chicago, 2007). Quotation:(University of Chicago, 2007).

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  • Last Updated Jan 30, 2018
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