Answered By: Aaron Dobbs
Last Updated: 2014.Aug.14     Views: 133

Per the Online Writing Lab
(and the APA manual, too)

In APA in-text citation, when the author is unknown:

"If the work does not have an author, cite the source by its title in the signal phrase or use the first word or two in the parentheses. Titles of books and reports are italicized or underlined; titles of articles, chapters, and web pages are in quotation marks."

Example in-text citation:

A similar study was done of students learning to format research papers ("Using APA," 2001).

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