APA Style

APA Style is most often used for courses in the Social Sciences.

The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association provides standard guidelines that authors must follow whether they are citing sources, reporting data, or formatting a manuscript.

Copies of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association are available at the Reference desk and older editions are available in the Circulating Collection.

APA Color Citation Guide pdf logo
Color-coded illustration of citations for common sources such as books, articles from the GALILEO databases and websites.

APA Style Citation Libguide
Detailed explanation of fonts, manuscript format, in-text citations, as well as many citation examples.

APA Video Tutorial

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