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Psychology: General Research Guide (Atlanta Campus): Citing
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APA WRITING AND CITATION STYLE

APA is the required citation style for research papers in psychology.  


The authoritative reference source on correct/proper APA citation style is:
The Publication Manual of the APA (6th Edition)
Call number: Ref. BF76.7 .P83 2010
Library North 1st Floor
User Services Desk (Non-circulating)


Online, the American Psychological Association offers:

Sample APA Paper

The Basics of APA Style (Tutorial)

APA Web Site


Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (The OWL) offers a popular APA Formating & Style Guide.

BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION TOOLS

Keeping track of your article citations is easier than ever thanks to technology.  Below are two options.  Both are great for organizing your sources, citing your sources in your paper, and creating a bibliography (works cited list) with a few clicks of a mouse.

 


 

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