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APA 6th Citation Style from the OWL at Purdue University
The APA (American Psychological Association) is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 7th edition of the APA manual, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page. For more information, please consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, second printing. Description form Purdue Online Writing Lab
A digital library of APA Style quick guides and tutorials to refine your writing. Sample papers, references, tables, and figures illustrate how APA Style rules are applied. Learn how to plan sound research with the research tools, and build a reference library with customized APA Style reference templates. Translate your research into concise, powerful articles that are formatted for APA style.