How to Cite a Webpage on Reference List

How to Cite a Webpage on Reference List

The American Psychological Association reference style uses the Author-Date format. Refer to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.) for more information. When quoting directly or indirectly from a source, the source must be acknowledged in the text by author name and year of publication.

To cite information directly or indirectly, there are two ways to acknowledge citations:
1) Make it a part of a sentence or
2) put it in parentheses at the end of the sentence
How to Cite a Webpage
  • In a reference list
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise. (n.d.). Agribusiness. Retrieved from https://www.nzte.govt.nz/en/export/market-research/agribusiness/
N.B. (n.d.) = no date. The basic format is: (1) Author (could be organisation). (2) Date (either date of publication or latest update). (3) Title. (4) URL.
  • In-text citation
(New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, n.d., para. 1)
For direct quote, cite the paragraph number in text
Note:  At the end of your assignment, you are required to provide the full bibliographic information for each source. References must be listed in alphabetical order by author.