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Apa style uses the author-date system for citing references in the text of you do not need to include page or paragraph you must cite all authors. How to cite something you found on a website in apa style missing pieces: how to write an apa style reference even without all the information. Apa citation format (apa style guide to electronic resources, 6th ed) structure: creator’s or performer’s last name, first initial, middle initial.
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