Q. How do I reference an ebook (APA 7th edition)?



Author(s) last name, Initial. (Year). Title of book. Publication company name. https://doi.org/###...


Smelser, N. (2014). Getting sociology right: A half-century of reflections. University of Florida Press. https://doi.org/10.1525/9780520958487 

In-text citation:

(Author(s) last name, year, page number(s)).


(Smelser, 2014, p. 14).


  • Note italics and sentence case for title information
  • If an ebook has no DOI number, then omit it from the reference
  • If an ebook has no DOI number and was not found in a database, include the URL where you found the ebook in the part of the reference where the DOI number would go.
  • To learn more about digital object identifiers (DOI), check here
  • For more tips and examples on referencing in APA format, visit the APA Style website
  • For more information on creating in-text citations, visit the APA Style website's page on citations


  • Last Updated Nov 07, 2019
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  • Answered By Ethan Allard

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