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Formatting Titles of Texts in APA Style

For the titles of articles and chapters, write in plain text and capitalize only the first word of the title and first word of the subtitles and any proper nouns.

Victorian working women: Sweated labor.

For titles of periodicals, like journals, magazines. and newspapers,  place the title in italics and capitalize all important words. Do not capitalize a conjunction (like "and," "but," and "or") or an article (like "the," "a," or "an") unless it is the first word of a title or subtitle.

International Herald Tribune

Journal of Experimental Child Psychology

For titles of books, write in italics and capitalize only the first word of the title and first word of the subtitles and any proper nouns.

The fasting girl: A true Victorian medical mystery.