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A guide to the major citation styles
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APA Style Guide (7th)
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
American Psychological Association
Call Number: BF 76.7 .P83 2020
Publication Date: 2020
APA Style Guide (6th)
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)
Call Number: BF76.7 .P83 2010
Publication Date: 2010
APA Style Guide to Electronic References (6th ed.)
Call Number: Online PDF
Publication Date: 2012
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APA Style Citation Guide, University of Mary Washington Library
APA Formatting and Style Guide (Purdue OWL)
This guide, from the Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) includes examples of in-text citations and references and instructions for formatting them. It also includes basic APA paper formatting guidelines.
APA Style One-Experiment Sample Paper
From the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)
More APA Short Summaries and Examples
The official APA website
APA Style - Reference Examples (7th ed.)
Scroll down the page for reference examples for many different types of sources
APA Style - 6th ed. Resources
Includes a 20 minute video tutorial of APA style, including guidelines for structuring and formatting APA style papers and instructions for citing sources, both in-text and in the reference list.
APA (7th ed.) Sample Paper with Formatting Guidelines
From Purdue OWL
APA (7th ed) Style Overview and Workshop (OWL - Purdue)
Maintained by the Online Writing Lab at Purdue University. In addition to showing different rules for using APA style, OWL provides helpful visuals to demonstrate how different parts of your paper should look in APA format.
CiteSource (Trinity College)
Clear, step-by-step guide to citing sources in reference list; sponsored by Trinity College Library in Hartford, CT.
(APA 7th ed.)
APA Documentation Guide (U of Wisconsin - Madison)
Sponsored by the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Explains how to use APA style in parenthetical citations, and in reference lists.
American Psychological Association (APA) (6th ed.) Documentation
Handout from University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Zotero Guide (UMW Libraries)
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