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APA 7th Edition Citation Examples: Page Numbers

When to use "p." and "pp."

Use "p." and "pp." when citing book chapters or newspaper articles. Otherwise, page numbers should stand alone; they should not be preceded by "p." or "pp." Follow the examples in this guide.

Online periodical where page numbers are not given

National Geographic, 300(2).

300 is the volume number. Follow the issue number of the magazine or journal with a period.

More info

See Publication Manual, p. 294.