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APA Referencing Guide 7th Edition: Edition of a Book other than the First

A guide to help users create citations using APA (American Psychological Association) style, 7th edition

Edition of a Book other than the First

Second edition =  2nd ed.

Third edition =     3rd ed.

Fourth edition =   4th ed.

Revised edition = Rev. ed.

General Format

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):   (Author Surname, Year)

In-Text Citation (Quotation):     (Author Surname, Year, page number)


Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Book title: Subtitle (edition). Publisher.


In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):   (Harris, 2001)

In-Text Citation (Quotation):     (Harris, 2001, p. 50)


Harris, L. A. (2001). Canadian copyright law (3rd ed.). McGraw Hill Ryerson.