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APA Citation Guide (APA 7th Edition): Business Reports from Library Databases

Note: The following citation examples are Seneca Libraries' recommendations

Business Reports from Library Databases

Business Source Premier - Reports
Reference List Citation

MarketLine. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Title of report: Subtitle if any [Type of business report]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/ebsco_bsi

 

Example

MarketLine. (2018, November 16). Tesla Inc. [Company profile]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/ebsco_bsi

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Author's Last Name or Corporate Author name, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(MarketLine, 2018, p. 21)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Author's Last Name or Corporate Author name, Year)


Example

(MarketLine, 2018)

CARDOnline
Reference List Citation

Corporate Author name. (Year of Publication). Name of media or publication. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/cardonline 


Example

Brunico Communications. (2019). Chatelaine.com - English (online). http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/cardonline 

In-Text Citation

(Corporate Author name, Year)


Example

(Brunico Communications, 2019)

IBIS World - Reports
Reference List Citation

Author's Last Name, First Initial. (Year of Publication, Month). Title of report: Subtitle, if anyhttps://library.senecacollege.ca/res/ibisworld


Example

Ross, O. (2019, April). IBISWorld industry report 51211CA: Movie, TV & video production in Canadahttps://library.senecacollege.ca/res/ibisworld.html

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Author's Last Name, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(Ross, 2019, p. 3)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Author's Last Name, Year)


Example

(Ross, 2019)

MarketLine Advantage - Reports
Reference List Citation

MarketLine. (Year of Publication, Month Day).Title of report: Subtitle if any [Type of business report]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/marketline

 

Example

MarketLine. (2019, May). Marketline industry profile: Hybrid & electric cars in Canada [Industry report]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/marketline.html

In-Text Citation: Quote

(MarketLine, Publication Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(MarketLine, 2019, p.15)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(MarketLine, Publication Year)


Example

(MarketLine, 2019)

Mintel - Reports
Reference List Citation

Author's last name, First initial. Second initial, if given. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Title of report: Subtitle if any. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/mintel​ 


Example

Wong-Li, C. (n.d.). Meal planning and preparation - Canada - January 2020http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/mintel.html​   

Note: Use n.d. if report doesn't indicate the publication date.

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Author's Last Name, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(Wong-Li, n.d., p. 7)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Author's Last Name, Year)


Example

(Wong-Li, n.d.)

Nexis Uni - Reports
Reference List Citation

LexisNexis. (Year of Publication, Month Day).Title of report: Subtitle if any [Type of business report]. https://library.senecacollege.ca/res/nexisuni

Example:

 ​LexisNexis. (2018, May 14). Air Canada [Company profile]. https://library.senecacollege.ca/res/nexisuni.html

In-Text Citation: Quote

(LexisNexis, Year, p. Page Number)

Example:

(LexisNexis, 2018, p. 2)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(LexisNexis, Year)

Example:

(LexisNexis, 2018)

Passport GMID - Report
Reference List Citation

Euromonitor. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Title of report: Subtitle if any. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/passportGMID
 

Example

Euromonitor. (2019, March 4). Eyewear markets of the future: Assessing market attractiveness to 2023. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/passportGMID.html

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Euromonitor, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(Euromonitor, 2019, p. 15)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Euromonitor, Year)


Example

(Euromonitor, 2019)

Passport GMID - Table without a Title
Reference List Citation

Euromonitor. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Description of information [Format]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/passportGMID.html

Example

Euromonitor. (2019). Price per 10 litres of automotive diesel [Table].  http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/passportGMID.html

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Euromonitor, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(Euromonitor, 2019, p.2)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Euromonitor, Year)


Example

(Euromonitor, 2019)

Scott's Directories - Company Profile
References List Citation

Scott's Directories. (Year of Publication). Title of directory entry. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/scotts_national  

Example

Scott's Directories. (n.d.). Aramark Canada Ltd.  http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/scotts_national  

In-Text Citation

(Scott's Directories, Year)


Example

(Scott's Directories, n.d.)

Statista - Report
Reference List Citation

Author. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Title of report: Subtitle if any. In Statista. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/statista

Example

Statista. (2019, April 25). Canada 2019. In Statistahttp://library.senecacollege.ca/res/statista

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Author, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(Statista, 2019, p. 25)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Statista, Year)


Example

(Statista, 2019)

Statista - Statistics
Reference List Citation

Author. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Title of page: Subtitle if any. In Statista. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/statista.html

 

Example

GlobalWebIndex. (2019, January 15). Number of daily active Instagram Stories users from October 2016 to January 2019. In Statista. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/statista.html

In-Text Citation

(Author, Year)


Example

(GlobalWebIndex, 2019)

Statista – Global Consumer Survey

Note: Describe the Global Consumer Survey table you are citing so that you direct your reader to the information. Consider including survey item, country / territory, and year.

Reference List Citation

Statista. (Year). Description of data category [Data set]. https://library.senecacollege.ca/res/statista 

 

Example

Statista. (2021). Attitudes towards online shopping in Canada [Data set]. https://library.senecacollege.ca/res/statista

In-Text Citation

(Statista, Year)


Example

(Statista, 2021)

Vividata
Reference List Citation

Vividata. (Year). Description of data category [Base:] [Data set]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/vividata

Example

Vividata. (2018). Potato chips - prsnlly ate in the past 6 mths [Base: Age 14+] [Data

              set]. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/vividata

In-Text Citation

(Vividata, Year)


Example

(Vividata, 2019)

WARC
Reference List Citation

Author's Last Name, First Initial. (Year of Publication, Month). Title of report or article: Subtitle, if anyhttps://library.senecacollege.ca/res/warc


Example

Rayorath, S. T., & Kulshrestha, S. (2021, November). Marketing trends for 2022: Social commerce and livestreaming. https://library.senecacollege.ca/res/warc

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Author's Last Name, Year, p. Page Number if available)


Example

(Rayorath & Kulshrestha, 2021)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Author's Last Name, Year)


Example

(Rayorath & Kulshrestha, 2021)

WGSN Fashion - Report
Reference List Citation

Author's last name, First initial. Second initial, if given. (Year of Publication, Month Day). Title of report: Subtitle if any. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/wgsn

Example

​Shinn, J. (2019, March 25). Gen Z: Building new beauty. http://library.senecacollege.ca/res/wgsn

In-Text Citation: Quote

(Author's Last Name, Year, p. Page Number)


Example

(Shinn, 2019, p. 2)

In-Text Citation: Paraphrase

(Author's Last Name, Year)


Example

(Shinn, 2019)

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