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APA

Book
Danforth, E. M. (2012). The miseducation of Cameron Post. New York, NY: HarperCollins.

Work in an Anthology or Collection
Ginsberg, A. (1956). America. In A. Charters (Ed.), The portable beat reader (pp. 74-77). New York, NY: Viking.

eBook
McClelland, B. (2006). Slayers and their vampires: A cultural history of killing the dead. Retrieved from http://www.ebrary.com

Magazine Article
Rivlin, G. (2011, May). The big question. Wired, 19(05), 175-182.

Journal Article
Sattler, S., Graeff, P., & Willen, S. (2013). Explaining the decision to plagiarize: An empirical test of the interplay between rationality, norms, and opportunity. Deviant Behavior, 34, 444-463.

Online Journal Article
Donnelly, A. M. (2012). The new American hero: Dexter, serial killer for the masses. Journal Of Popular Culture45(1), 15-26. doi:10.1111/j.1540-5931.2011.00908.x

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