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APA 6th referencing guide: Work within an Anthology

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Works within an Anthology

Below you will find guidance and examples of how to reference a work within an anthology in the body of your work and in the reference list at the end.

In text citation

A work within an anthology should be cited like a chapter in an edited book. The author of the work should be used for the in-text reference. You can use a combined date system where the first date is the original date and the second is the date of the anthology.

Wordsworth and Coleridge (1798/2012) state that...


... (Wordsworth & Coleridge, 1798/2012).

Reference list

Last name, Initial(s). (Year). Chapter title. In Initial. Last name (Eds.), Book title (edition, pages of chapter). Place: Publisher.

Wordsworth, W., & Coleridge, S. T. (1798). Lyrical ballads. In D. Wu (Ed.), Romanticism: An anthology (pp. 333-415). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.