Software or app
Important: Confirm with your lecturer whether you are using APA 6th or APA 7th as they are slightly different.
- Use the software title in place of the author
- Use the version in place of the year.
It is also possible to push this information via Bluetooth technology to a compatible device (Weatherflow, Version 1.5.0).
Not everything is created in-house, the About Word information acknowledges "Certain templates developed for Microsoft Corporation by Impressa Systems" (Microsoft Word, Version 16.0.4639.1000).
Title (Version number) [Form]. (Year). City, State/Country: Company. OR DOI/URL
Mobile phone (app)
Weather Flow (Version 1.5.0) [Mobile phone application]. Available from http://www.windowsphone.com/en-au/store/
Microsoft Word (Version 16.0.4639.1000) [Computer software]. Available from https://www.microsoft.com
- Only give reference entries for specialised software with limited distribution. No reference entry is needed for standard software and programming languages.
- Give the title of software (no italics) followed by the version number in round brackets. Add a description in square brackets after the version number. Give place and name of the company if accessed as CD, or DOI/URL if accessed online.