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APA Style Guide: YouTube video etc

This guide explains how to use the APA Style. It includes a short tutorial.

YouTube video or other steaming video

Reference: Uploader/Author Last name, Initials. [channel name if different/screen name]. (Year, Month Day). Title [Description]. YouTube/Platform name. URL

Example: Mischler, A. [Yoga with Adriene]. (2019, March 31). Office break yoga [Video]. YouTube. 


  • (Author Last name, Year)


  • Breathing and slow movement are highlighted in this video (Mischler, 2019).

Note: Always use the Uploader’s name, even if different from the creator/author. If you wish to include the author/create also, you can, adding their role in brackets after their name.


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