Chapter from a print book:
Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (year). Title of chapter: Subtitle. In A. Editor & B. Editor (Eds.), Title of book: Subtitle (pages of chapter*). City, State Abbreviation (if in US) or City, Country of publication (non-US): Publisher.
*if you have a book that isn't the first edition, you will put the edition number before the page numbers in the same set of brackets.
Martin, A. (2006). Literacies for the digital age. In A. Martin & D. Madigan (Eds.), Digital literacies for learning (pp. 3-25). London, England: Facet.
Pagliano, P., & Gillies, R. M. (2015). Inclusive practices. In A. Ashman (Ed.), Education for inclusion and diversity (pp. 131-161). Melbourne, Australia: Pearson Australia.
Dwyer, T., & Quinney, L. (2015). Oxygenation. In A. Berman, S. J. Snyder, T. Levett-Jones, T. Dwyer, M. Hales, N. Harvey, . . . D. Stanley (Eds.), Kozier and Erb’s fundamentals of nursing (3rd Australian ed., Vol. 3, pp. 1471-1515). Melbourne, Australia: Pearson.
Chapter of an ebook:
Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (year). Title of chapter: Subtitle. In A. Editor & B. Editor (Eds.), Title of book: Subtitle [E-reader version, if applicable] (pages of chapter*). Retrieved from URL of eBook platform OR doi:xx.xxxxx/xxxx
*see note above
Le Couteur, D., Kendig, H., Naganathan, V., & McLachlan, A. (2010). The ethics of prescribing medications to older people. In S. Koch, F. M. Gloth, & R. Nay (Eds.), Medication management in older adults [Springer Link version] (pp. 29-42). doi:10.1007/978-1-60327-457-9_3
Solman, A., & Wilson, V. (2016). Person-centredness in nursing strategy and policy. In B. McCormack & T. McCance (Eds.), Person-centred practice in nursing and health care [Ebook Central version] (2nd ed., pp. 77-85). Retrieved from http://ebookcentral.proquest.com
How many authors? Remember, there are rules for how to set out a reference, depending on the number of authors.
Here are some special examples of book chapters that have been a bit tricky:
Harding, M. R. (Writer), & Cashin, A. (Adaptor). (2015). The importance of nursing. In D. Brown, H. Edwards, L. Seaton, & T. Buckley (Eds.), Lewis's medical-surgical nursing: Assessment and management of clinical problems (4th ed., Australian and New Zealand ed., pp. 2-20). Sydney, Australia: Elsevier Australia.
In text: (Harding & Cashin, 2015).
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