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APA 7th Referencing Style Guide

PowerPoint slides

Reference format for PowerPoint slides available online

Author Date Title Source  
Author, A. A. (Year). Title [PowerPoint slides].

Platform e.g. SlideShare.

  • AUT Library recommends adding the paper code and title to the reference

PowerPoint slides online

Vanderbauwhede, W. (2020). A few thoughts on work-life balance [PowerPoint slides]. SlideShare.

PowerPoint slides come from a learning management system (e.g. Canvas)

Mpofu, C. (2019). HEAL504 Lifespan Development and Communication: The moral domain of development [PowerPoint slides]. Blackboard.

  • If your audience are able to access to the resource, provide the name of the site and its URL
  • If the slides are not available to be accessed by your reader, you may treat them as personal communication cited in text. Reference entry is not needed. See the personal communications page