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Citation Guide (APA, MLA and More): Films, YouTube, and More

6th Edition APA, 7th Edition APA, 8th Edition MLA

APA & MLA - Films, YouTube Videos, PowerPoint Slides

The parts of your citation must be put in a certain order based on the "style" of citation you are using. Common styles at GGC are APA and MLA.   

 

APA 

Films/Movies  
APA Format

Producer, P. P. (Producer), & Director, D. D. (Director). (Date of publication). Title

     of motion picture. [Motion picture]. Country of origin Studio oDistributor.

 
APA Example

Walt Disney Studios (Producer), & Fleischer, R. (Director). (2003). 20,000 leagues

     under the sea (Special ed.) [Motion picture]. United States:

     Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

 
APA  YouTube Videos  
APA Format

Author, A.A. [User name]. (year, month day). Title of video [Video file].

     Retrieved from http://xxxxx

 
APA Example

Sager, C. (2016, June 9). Print's not dead for comic books [Video file]. Retrieved from 

     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqbGVAj6MBA

 

 

APA PowerPoint Slides  
APA Format

Author, A. A. (year). Title of presentation [Lecture notes or PowerPoint Slides].

     Retrieved from http://xxxxx

 
APA Example

Palmer, R. (2019). GALILEO: STEM, e-books, and Professional Development  

     Resources [PowerPoint Slides]. Retrieved from ttps://about.galiloe.

     usg.edu/documents/

 

 

The parts of your citation must be put in a certain order based on the "style" of citation you are using. Common styles at GGC are APA and MLA.

MLA Films/Movies
MLA Format

Title. Directed by First Last, performances by Actor Names (if relevant), Film Studio

     or Distributor, year.

MLA Example

Of Mice and Men. Directed by Gary Sinise, performances by John Malkovich and Gary

     Sinise, Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, 2005. 

MLA YouTube Videos
MLA Format

Author last name, first name (if different from uploader). "Title." YouTube, uploaded

     by First Name Last Name of video uploader, Day Month Year of Publication, URL of

     video.

    

MLA Example

"Melinda Gates: Libraries Connect Communities." YouTubeuploaded by American

     Library Association, 28 Mar. 2019,  www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zy_RCdj0Cs.

MLA PowerPoint Slides
MLA Format

Instructor's Last Name, First Name. "Title of PowerPoint Presentation." Title of Course

     Date of PowerPoint presentation, Georgia Gwinnett College. Microsoft PowerPoint

     Presentation.

MLA Example

Doe, John. "How to Succeed in College." GGC 1000, 01 Jan. 2020, Georgia Gwinnett

     College. Microsoft PowerPoint presentation.                                

NOTE: If the slides are in Preszi, use Preszi instead of Microsoft in above example.