When you are researching, you may come across some information that you want to include in your assignment. What do you do when the information you want to include is a quote from another source?
If you are borrowing a quotation of Smith's work, which is cited in Jones:
Name the original source in the sentence, and provide an in-text citation for the secondary source. Include the words as cited in to indicate that you are citing a quotation:
Include the source you actually read in your References -- in this case, Jones.
"APA Style 7th Edition - Referencing Secondary Citations" by WSU Library is licensed under CC-BY 3.0.
The APA Publication Manual recommends that you use secondary sources only when the original work is: