YouTube video

Important: Confirm with your lecturer whether you are using APA 6th or APA 7th as they are slightly different.

In-text citations

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Telemedicine benefits from Robonaut technology due to … (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2014).

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (2014) states that …

Direct quote

Place direct quotes between double quotation marks " " and provide the year and a time stamp to indicate the exact starting point of the quote.

"The benefits of Robonaut technology on telemedicine have …" (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2014, 01:33).

Reference list


Poster. [Screen Name]. (Year, Month Day). Title [Video]. Website name. URL

MarinaHD2001. (2009, February 10). Bizkit the sleep walking dog [Video]. Youtube.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration. [NASA] (2014, January 17). Robonaut supports telemedicine advances [Video]. Youtube. http://youtube/9gbfL590Fgg

  • The person or group who uploaded the video is used as the author, even if they did not create the work. Give their real name if available. Add their screen name (if there is one) in square brackets, or just their screen name if their real name is unknown.
  • Give the exact date of the post.
  • Add the form in square brackets to the title.
  • Give the full URL of the post. If the item is archived, give the archived version URL (click post’s date stamp).