Six or more authors
Important: Confirm with your lecturer whether you are using APA 6th or APA 7th as they are slightly different.
Use only the first listed family name followed by et al. and year of publication.
Brown et al. (2010) comment . . .
Place direct quotes between double quotation marks " " and provide the page number(s) from the book.
Brown et al. (2010) state that "spontaneous processes that result in a decrease in the system's entropy are always exothermic" (p. 167).
Author. (Year). Title: Subtitle (# ed., Vol. #). City, State/Country: Publisher.
Brown, T. L., LeMay, H. E., Bursten, B. E., Murphy, C. J., Langford, S. J., & Sagatys, D. (2010). Chemistry: The central science: A broad perspective (2nd ed.). Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia: Pearson.
- List all authors, placing an ampersand symbol & before the last name.