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This tutorial includes examples of in text citations, reference page citations and paper formatting in APA style. The aid is based on the 6th ed. of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association published in 2010. Cooperative Library Instruction Project.
The "official companion to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Sixth Edition," the blog is written by professionals who work for the APA. They explore all aspects of APA Style, including reference citations of every sort, grammar and usage, the publication process, and social media. Search by topic or submit your own question.
The following print style manual is available in Andruss Library:
APA Style (6th ed)- Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. Used in the social sciences (education, health sciences, psychology, business, etc.). APA style requirements and examples for all types of information sources are listed. Available at the Reference Desk of Andruss Library (1st floor) (5th edition is also available)
Expanded and updated from the Electronic Resources section of the Fifth Edition of the *Publication Manual of the APA*. NOTE: According to the Library's site license, users may print a single copy for personal use ONLY.
This excellent site, based on Diana Hacker's text, provides multiple examples of how to cite different types of sources (books, articles, gov docs, etc) in APA style. The publisher has removed the direct link, but the site is still available through the Internet Wayback Machine.
The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) provides this resource, revised according to the 6th edition of the APA manual, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page.