12 No Author

If there is no identified author, or the author is anonymous, use the first few words of the title followed by the year as your in-text citation. Webpages quite often do not identify authors.

  • On free care (“Study Finds,” 2007)

For an author who is referred to as anonymous write Anonymous followed by the year of publication.

  • (Anonymous, 1998)

Book Titles

Italicize the title of books, periodicals, brochures, or reports in the text.

… the book College Bound Seniors (2008)

(American Psychological Association,  2010, pp. 176-177)


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