How do I cite my lecture notes?

Answer

See also information on citing Course Materials in the APA Guide.

Important Note: This format would be used if you were citing a set of notes and/or documents from a recorded lecture (e.g. PDF, Excel, Word document, or PowerPoint slides provided by your instructor) that can be accessed again later.
 
Tip: Cite information from your own personal notes from a lecture as personal communication and refer to it only in the body of your essay. Follow the format examples for a personal communication in the APA Guide.
 
General Format 
 
Reference:
 
Author. (Year, Month Day). Module number: Title of lecture [Lecture recording]. Name of institution. https://.....
 
In-text Citation:
 
(Author, year).
 
Example
 
Reference:
 
Doe, J. (2020, June 23). Module 2: Introduction to management [Lecture recording]. Rasmussen University.
https://learning.rasmussen.edu
 
 
In-Text Citation: 
(Doe, 2020)

 

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  • Last Updated Jul 04, 2024
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