Home Depot. (2001). Home Depot 2000 annual report. Atlanta, GA: Author.
Proctor & Gample Company. (2010). P & G 2010 annual report. Retrieved from http://www.pg.com/annualreport2010/index.shtml
Do not include in reference list;cite in text only.
Example: P. Drucker (personal communication, September 20, 2001) believes that there are several different types of managers.
McNiel, D. S. (2006). Meaning through narrative: A personal narrative discussing growing up with an alcoholic mother (Master’s thesis). Available from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses database. (UMI No. 1434728)
IMPORTANT: The Publication Number is located in the field titled Publication Number in the Indexing Document Details area of the record in the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Database. The number is prefaced with AAT, which should not be included in the Publication Number. The Publication Number is equivalent to the UMI number that appears in the example for the APA citation for the dissertation or theses on page 208, APA Publication Manual, 6th Edition.
Greenberg, J. & Walsh, K. (2010). Ed school essentials: A review of Illinois teacher preparation. Washington, DC: National Council on Teacher Quality. (ED512668)
According to formal APA guidelines, course lecture notes taken by the student are considered a form of personal communications (unpublished, ‘non-recoverable data’). As such, they would only be listed in an in-text citation and not in the reference list.
In Text: In a lecture on January 15, 2008, to a COMM 1000 class, Professor Smith said…(A. B. Smith, COMM 1000 lecture, January 15, 2008).
However, some professors may require a reference entry. If that is the case, you could use an entry similar to the one below. Use your own judgement, but remember: when in doubt, ask for your professor’s opinion. There are NO formal APA guidelines for this type of material.
Reference (if used): Smith, A. B. (2008, January 15). COMM 1000 Course Lecture.
*Citation examples from Durham College
Smith, S. (2009, August). Putting the grrrr! Back in progressive. Paper presented at the meeting of the Progressive Librarians Guild, Detroit, MI.
Ruby, J., & Fulton, C. (1993, June). Beyond reading: Editing software that works. Poster session at the annual meeting of the Society for Scholarly Publishing, Washington, DC.
National Cancer Institute. (2000, June). Cancer research-because lives depend on it [Brochure]. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute.
Brown v. Board of Educ., 347 U.S. 483 (1954).
National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, 42 U.S.C. § 4331 (1970).
FDA Prescription Drug Advertising Rule, 21 C.F.R. § 202.1 (2006).
U.S. Bureau of the Census. (2002). Statistical abstract of the United States. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. (2003). Managing asthma: A guide for schools (NIH Publication No. 02-2650). Retrieved from http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/prof/lung/asthma/asth_sch.pdf
Iraq: Meeting the challenge, sharing the burden, staying the course, a trip report to members of the Committee on Foreign Relations, U.S. Senate, 108th Cong., 1st sess. (S. Prt. 108-31). (2003).