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Citing Sources: APA

A brief guide to the major styles - MLA, APA and Chicago

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OWL at Purdue:  APA Formatting and Style Guide

APA Sample Paper - -Green text boxes contain explanations of APA style guidelines. Blue boxes contain directions for writing and citing in APA style.

Basics of APA Style (Flash tutorial)

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APA Example Citations

Book
 

Calfee, R. C., & Valencia, R. R. (1991). APA guide to preparing manuscripts for journal publication. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Journal Article from Database
 

Smyth, A. M., Parker, A. L., & Pease, D. L. (2002). A study of enjoyment of peas. Journal of Abnormal Eating, 8(3), 120-125. Retrieved from http://www.ebscohost.com/full/url

Website
 

Angeli, E., Wagner, J., Lawrick, E., Moore, K., Anderson, M., Soderland, L., & Brizee, A. (2010, May 5). General format. Retrieved from http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

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