This article reflects the APA 7th edition guidelines. How to cite a YouTube channel.
|Format||Last name, Initials [Channel name]. (n.d.). Home [ YouTube channel]. YouTube . Retrieved Month Day, Year, from URL|
|In- text citation||(University of Oxford, n.d.)|
The general format for citing online videos in MLA style is as follows: “Title of video .” YouTube , uploaded by Screen Name, day month year, www. youtube .com/xxxxx. If the author of the video is not the same as the person who uploaded the video , your citation would be formatted as follows: Author last name, First Name.
To cite a direct quotation from an audiovisual source, include a timestamp in the in-text citation alongside the author and date indicating the point at which the quotation begins.
Video or Film on YouTube Name of person posting video . Year video posted (in round brackets). Title of film or programme (in italics). Available at: URL. (Accessed: date).
Italicize the title of the video . Include the description “[ Video ]” in square brackets after the title . Provide the site name ( YouTube ) and URL of the video .
To cite a TED Talk in APA Style, the format differs slightly depending on whether you viewed it on TED’s website or on YouTube. How to cite a TED Talk in APA Style.
|Format||Speaker last name, Initials. (Year, Month). Talk title [Video]. TED Conferences. URL|
|In- text citation||(Sivaram, 2020)|
Citing a YouTube Video According the official MLA Style website, you start the citation off with the title of the video . The name of the YouTube channel, also called the video uploader, is place after YouTube is listed. “Title of Video .” YouTube , uploaded by Name of YouTube Account, Day Month Year, URL.
Cite web pages in text as you would any other source, using the author and date if known. Keep in mind that the author may be an organization rather than a person. For sources with no author, use the title in place of an author. For sources with no date use n.d. (for no date) in place of the year: (Smith, n.d.).
The first time you cite a particular YouTube video , the footnote or endnote looks like this: Format. Name of YouTube channel, “Title of Video ,” publication date, video , length, URL. Example. Format. Example. Format. Example.
Timestamps are in the format [HH:MM:SS] where HH, MM, and SS are hours, minutes, and seconds from the the beginning of the audio or video file.
Referencing a YouTube video Harvard style in the reference list Username of the person posting the video. Year video posted (in round brackets) Title of video (in italics) Series title (only if the video is from a series) Online video (in square parentheses ) Available at: URL. Accessed: date (in square parentheses )
Standard format for YouTube /Vimeo video citation Author, AA OR Screen name. Title of video [ video file]. Year Date uploaded [cited Year Date Cited]. Available from: internet address of specific video .