APA (American Psychological Association) is the most common citation style in the social sciences.
This online citation guide contains resources regarding citing, writing, and formatting papers in APA style.
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association by
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Publication Date: 2020
In addition to providing guidance on grammar, the mechanics of writing, and APA style, this manual offers an authoritative reference and citation system. It also covers the treatment of numbers, statistical and mathematical data, tables and figures.
Basics of APA Style Tutorial
This tutorial is designed for those who have no previous knowledge of APA Style®. It shows users how to structure and format their work, recommends ways to reduce bias in language, identifies how to avoid charges of plagiarism, shows how to cite references in text, and provides selected reference examples.
Purdue Online Writing Lab
The Purdue University's online resource for citing, writing, and formatting papers in APA Style.
Purdue Online Writing Lab - Citing Electronic Sources in APA
Content specific to citing all electronic resources in APA style.
Citing Personal Communication in APA
Citing personal communication such as email, letters, interviews, and conversations? Use these resources below to learn how to do citation correctly in APA Style.
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Content specific to citing non-print sources such as interviews, email, and other personal communication
Use to learn how to cite a personal interview in APA
Personal interviews are referred to as personal communications in APA style.