Answered By: Anusha Jebanasam
Last Updated: Apr 08, 2020     Views: 7

A curator is not an Editor, however they can be authors in their own right.  

There is no definitive statement regarding curators in APA 6,  however according to APA 7 (12.6)

Editors provide skills for refining and improving content.  If the resource is a journal then the editor contributes to the content according to the journal's style guidelines.

This means a reference for a curator would have curator in place of the Editor in a reference.

For example: 

Douma, M., curator. (2008). Calendars through the Ages. Retrieved month day, year, from