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APA 7th Edition Referencing: Multiple Works By the Same Author Published in the Same Year

Multiple works by the same author published in the same year


Add a, b, c after the year to differentiate works by the same author(s) published in the same year
Order alphabetically by title of the work in the reference list

For references that have no date (shown by n.d.), use the following forms for the date in the in-text citation and reference list: (n.d.-a), (n.d.-b) etc.

In-text citation

(Clarke & Fawcett, 2014b).


Clarke and Fawcett (2014a) suggest that...


Clarke, P. N., & Fawcett, J. (2014a). Life as a mentor. Nursing Science Quarterly, 27(3), 213-215.

Clarke, P. N., & Fawcett, J. (2014b). Life as a nurse researcher. Nursing Science Quarterly, 27(1), 37-41.