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SOCIOL 3460W: Technology and Society

APA 6th Edition

For this class, you'll use the APA 6th Edition citation style, a very commonlyl used author-date in-text citation style, with a list of Works Cited at the end.

 

A typical article citation (for an article available online through a database) in APA style:

Beamon, B. M. (2005). Environmental and sustainability ethics in supply chain management. Science and Engineering Ethics, 11(2), 221–234. doi:10.1007/s11948-005-0043-y

 

A typical website citation in APA style: 

DiBenedetto, B. (2014, April 2). Supply Chain Worker Rights: From Good Intentions to Implementation. Retrieved September 3, 2021, from https://www.triplepundit.com/story/2014/supply-chain-worker-rights-good-intentions-implementation/58806

 

More examples and information are available here: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/05/

Using Zotero or Zbib to Generate APA-Style Citations

The open-source citation tool Zotero can help you create APA formatted citations. If you don't want to install the full Zotero program, you can paste a URL into Zbib, and it will generate the beginning of a citation for you.