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APA 7th referencing style: Data sets and standards

A guide to using the APA 7th edition referencing system for in-text citations and reference lists.

APA examples: Data sets and standards

See APA Style examples for notes and more examples. 

Material Type

In-Text Citation

Reference List & Notes

Data set (Pailing, 2017)

Pailing, A. (2018). Dataset to accompany the manuscript: Depressive symptoms, socially anxious symptoms, psychological maturity, and risk perception associations with risk-taking behaviour. [Data set]. University of Birmingham.

ISO Standard (International Organization for Standardization, 2020)

International Organization for Standardization. (2020). Safety identification - Escape and evacuation plan signs (ISO Standard No. 23601:2020).


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