Q. How do I reference a TED talk video?
From TED Talk website
Presenter(s) last name, Initials. (Year, Month day). Title of TED Talk [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/....
Bregman, R. (2017, April). Poverty isn’t a lack of character; it’s a lack of cash [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/rutger_bregman_poverty_isn_t_a_lack_of_character_it_s_a_lack_of_cash
(Presenter(s) last names, year).
Producer. (Year, Month day). Title of TED talk [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/....
TED. (2017, June 13). Poverty isn’t a lack of character; it’s a lack of cash | Rutger Bregman [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydKcaIE6O1k
Note italics and sentence case for title of video
Include the presenter(s) names in your in your sentence when you cite in-text, e.g. Bregman advocates for guaranteed basic income as a solution to end poverty (TED, 2017).
For more information on creating your in-text citations check out In-text citation
- If you quote or paraphrase from the video, you can include the timestamp in the in-text citation. This APA blog post explains how to use a timestamp when citing videos.