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Quick Guide to Referencing: APA 6th examples

A quick referencing guide for Pathways & Learning Support students or anyone interested in common referencing style basics

APA 6th guidelines and examples

See the box below for some APA 6th basics including in-text referencing, a reference list and subject reference list examples.

Click the pdf icon below for in-text referencing and reference list guidelines and examples. This can be saved to your computer or a USB and printed out.

Subject reference lists are included for Business, Education, Environmental Science and Nursing. Each example can be printed.

APA 6th reference list and in-text referencing

APA 6th reference rules


Brody, R., & Nair, M. D. (2014). Effectively managing and leading human service organizations (4th ed.).
        Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Grant, A. M. (2012). Leading with meaning: Beneficiary contact, prosocial impact, and the performance effects of transformational leadership. Academy of Management Journal, 55(2), 458-476.

Luthans, F., & Doh, J. P. (2015). International management: Culture, strategy, and behavior (9th ed.). New York, NY:  McGraw-Hill Education.

Nauman, S., Mansur Khan, A., & Ehsan, N. (2010). Patterns of empowerment and leadership style in project environment.
        International Journal of Project Management, 28, 638-649.

Northouse, P. G. (2016). Leadership, Theory & Practice (7th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.


Robbins, S. P. & Judge, T. A. (2013). Organizational Behavior (15th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson Education.


Schemerhorn, J. R., Davidson, P., Poole, D., Woods, P., Simon, A. & McBarron, E. (2014). Management (5th Ed.). Milton, QLD:Wiley.


McLaren, P. (2015).  Reflections on Paulo Freire, critical pedagogy, and the current crisis of capitalism. In M. Peters, & T. Besley (Eds.),Paulo Freire: The global legacy (pp. 17-38). New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing.


Ollis, T. (2015).  Activism, reflection, and Paulo Freire. In M. Peters, & T. Besley (Eds.), Paulo Freire: The global legacy (pp. 517-528). New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing.


Peters, M. & Besley, T. (2015).  Introduction: Paulo Freire: The global legacy. In M. Peters, & T. Besley (Eds.), Paulo Freire: The global legacy (pp. 1-16). New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing.


           Puroway, A. (2016). Critical advising: A Freirian-inspired approach. NACADA Journal, 32(2), 4-10.  



Roberts, P. (2015).  Paulo Freire and the idea of openness. In M. Peters, & T. Besley (Eds.), Paulo Freire: The global legacy (pp. 79-92). New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing.



Davey, K. (1998). A photographic guide to seashore life of Australia.

Sydney: New Holland.


Department of Environment and Heritage Protection QLD. (2017). Rocky Shore. Retrieved from


Edger, G. J. (2001). Australian marine habitats in temperate waters. Sydney: New Holland.


National Parks and Wildlife Service. (2013). Wyrrabalong National Park Plan of Management.

Retrieved from


Underwood, A. J., & Chapman, M. G. (1995). Rocky shores. In: A. J. Underwood & M. G. Chapman (Eds.),

Coastal marine ecology of temperate Australia (pp. 55-82). Sydney: UNSW Press.



Gerteis, M., Edgman-Levitan, S., Daley, J. & Delbanco, TM. (1993). Through the patient’s eyes: understanding and   promoting patient-centered care. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers.


Kohn, M., & Menon, G. (1988). Life prolongation: views of elderly out-patients and health care professionals. Journal of American Geriatric Society, 36, 840–844.


Uhlmann, R.A., Pearlman, R.A. & Cain, K.C. (1988). Understanding of elderly patients’ resuscitation preferences by physicians and nurses. The Western Journal of  Medicine, 150(6), 705–715.