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Answered By: Cassie Sampson, Education & General Education Librarian Last Updated: Feb 13, 2017 Views: 4706
For the reference entry, input all author names in the order that they appear in the publication -- Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial., -- up until you have a source with 7 or more authors. If you have 7 or more authors, use a comma followed by an ellipses . . . after the 6th author's name, followed by the final author's name. For example:
Taylor, J. V., Morrison, V., Miller, S. H., Tyler, S. V., McCartney, J. P., Robertson, J. R., . . . Springsteen, B. F.
(2015). Collaboration in rock music: My made up title. New York, NY: Fake Publishing.
See the APA Guide below for more examples of citing a source with multiple authors.
Multiple levels/tiers of government agencies http://rasmussen.libanswers.com/faq/33135
Multiple corporate authors: http://rasmussen.libanswers.com/faq/32864