Answered By: Hannah Schilperoort
Last Updated: Feb 06, 2020     Views: 8553

APA Style 7th Edition

 

Here is the link to the APA Style website with the current guidelines for the 7th edition

 

Healthy People 2020

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. (2018). Maternal, infant, and child health. In Healthy People 2020. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/maternal-infant-and-child-health/objectives

 

The first time you cite within the text:

Parenthetical (at the end of a sentence): (Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion [ODPHP], 2018)

Narrative (at the beginning of a sentence): Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP, 2018)

 

Then use the abbreviation every other time after: 

Parenthetical (at the end of a sentence): (ODPHP, 2018) 

Narrative (at the beginning of a sentence): ODPHP (2018) 


APA Style 6th Edition

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. (2018). Maternal, infant, and child health. In Healthy People 2020. Retrieved from https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/maternal-infant-and-child-health/objectives

The first time you cite within the text, use: (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion [HHS ODPHP], 2018)

Then use the abbreviation every other time after: (HHS ODPHP, 2018)

Remember to use hanging indent and double space for your reference citations. 

For more information on APA, view the APA Style: Citing Your Sources guide

 

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