Q. How do I cite a PowerPoint presentation in APA citation style?

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According to the OWL at Purdue APA Guide, which can be found via the library's Citing and Writing research guide http://library.uhd.edu/apa  Online lecture notes and presentation slides should be cited as follows:

When citing online lecture notes, be sure to provide the file format in brackets after the lecture title (e.g. PowerPoint slides, Word document).

Hallam, A. Duality in consumer theory [PDF document]. Retrieved from Lecture Notes Online Web site: http://www.econ.iastate.edu/classes/econ501/Hallam/
index.html

Roberts, K. F. (1998). Federal regulations of chemicals in the environment [PowerPoint slides]. Retrieved from http://siri.uvm.edu/ppt/40hrenv/index.html

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  1. Thank you, Jenna, for letting us know. I have made the necessary corrections.
    by Elena Geilikman on Apr 15, 2016.

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