Guide: How to cite a Report in APA style

Guide: How to cite a Report in APA style

Cite A Report in APA style

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Use the following template to cite a report using the APA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the APA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published). Title (p. Pages Used). City: Publisher. Retrieved from http://Website URL


Lawal, I. (2014). IBM WORKLIGHT (p. 1).

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname, Year Published)


Name: Lawal Ifeoluwani
Title: Java Assignment 2

Worklight is a mobile application platform developing tool and software made for smartphones and tablets. This was acquired by IBM on the 27th of February 2012. IBM Worklight helps you extend your business to mobile devices. It is designed to provide an open, comprehensive platform to build, test, run and manage native, hybrid and mobile web apps. IBM Worklight Foundation can help reduce both app development and maintenance costs, improve time-to-market and enhance mobile app governance and security.

2)	List 5 things it was built to do
1) Support multiple mobile operating environments and devices with the simplicity of a single, shared code base.
2) Utilize your preferred development tools with the command line interpreter for worklight developers.
3) Connect and synchronize with enterprise data, applications and cloud services, including IBM blue mix mobile services.
4) Safeguard mobile security at the device, application, data and network layer.
5) Manage your mobile application from one central interface.
6) Extend existing business capabilities to mobile devices.
7) Transform the business by creating new opportunities.
8) Build mobile applications.
9) Connect to, and run backed systems in support of mobile.
10) Manage mobile devices and applications. (Lawal, 2014)

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