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APA Citation Style
The sources listed below provide assistance and examples of the APA style.
Best STARTING POINT on the Web for citation examples:
Using APA Format
Includes both textual and electronic examples. By Purdue University's Writing Lab.
APA provides the following sources:
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association by
Call Number: REFERENCE : BF76.7 .P83
Publication Date: 2009-07-15
The style manual of choice for writers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioral sciences, this updated "Publication Manual" provides invaluable guidance on all aspects of the writing process, from the ethics of authorship to the word choice that best reduces bias.
Additional citation examples if needed:
APA Documentation Style
University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center. Excellent source of documentation guidelines for APA. Link to "Reference List" for the stylesheet that will help you create your bibliography or to "Parenthetical citations" to see how to cite within the body of your paper.
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