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APA ebook citation for APA format

In order to avoid plagiarism you odd to cite your sources wide and well, to facilitate bibliography list building it is rather to use the citation machine for any source like video, photo or image.

Nowadays E-books became commonly used in every sphere of our lives especially experience a lot of use in education sphere.  

E-books come in a variety of formats (e.g., Adobe Digital Editions, EPub, HTML, and more) and can be read on a variety of devices (e.g., e-readers like the Kindle, Nook, and Sony Reader, as well as on personal computers and mobile devices through online portals such as NetLibrary, ebrary, and Google Books). Use the following format if the book you are using is only provided in a digital format or is difficult to find in print. If the work is not directly available online or must be purchased, use “Available from,” rather than “Retrieved from,” and point readers to where they can find it.

To create reference APA ebook citation within APA citation generator retrieve followed elements on source:

  • The author’s name;
  • The date;
  • Title (with e-reader book type in square brackets if applicable);
  • Source (URL or DOI);

For books available in print form and electronic form, include the publish date in parentheses after the author’s name. For references to e-book editions, be sure to include the type and version of e-book you are referencing. If DOIs are available, provide them at the end of the reference. In case the book was read or acquired through an online library (e.g., Google Books, ebrary, NetLibrary) and not on an e-reader device, omit the bracketed information from the reference. For more information you may consult the APA citation guide.