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Citation Station Online: APA

COVID-19

During this time of trying to contain the spread of COVID-19, we strongly encourage you to use electronic citation materials rather than touching print manuals, when possible. For APA, almost everything you find in the book can be found on the APA's citation style website.

American Psychological Association

General Tips

Use a hanging indentation for the citation; only use initials for first and middle names; only capitalize the first word in the Title of work and Title of book; capitalize all keywords in Title of Periodical; italicize volume number and comma after Title of Periodical; use full page numbers.

Books

Author, A. A. (2001). Title of work. Publisher.

Journal Articles

Author, A. A., Author B. B., & Author, C. C. (2001). Title of article.  Title of Periodical, xx(x), xxx-xxx. https://doi.org/10.566/xxxxx

Chapters from Edited Books

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (2001). Title of chapter. In A. Editor, B. Editor, and C. Editor (Eds.), Title of book
        (2nd ed., pp. xxx-xxx). Publisher.

Electronic Document

Author, A. A. (2000). Title of work. Publisher. http://www.cdc.gov/url

APA Style Guides in Snowden Library

American Psychological Association. (2020). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (7th ed.).
       CITATION STATION
       Two copies are on RESERVE at the Circulation Desk, as well.

Online APA Style Guides

American Psychological Association Website

​Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

APA Cover

APA 7 Manual Cover