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*GERO 8100 Research Methods in Gerontology (Burgess): APA Citations and

Citing made WAY easy

With Zotero:

  • If you are working on group projects/papers or working with a faculty member on their research, you can create group libraries in Zotero to easily collaborate on compiling research resources.

Zotero Workshop for Fall 2016 Semester

Zotero Workshops for Fall 2016 Semester - taking place in Library North Classroom 1 computer lab (1st floor, near Saxby's coffeeshop).

  • Zotero General Overview – September 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm.
  • Zotero for Literature Reviews – October 11, 10:00am - 11:00am.

Please email Jason Puckett at if you plan on attending.

Citing an Academic Journal Article

The basic format for an APA citation to an academic journal is:

Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year). Title of article. Title of Periodical, volume number(issue number, *but only* when each separate issue begins with page 1), pages.

Below is the top of a first page of an article with its correct APA citation below:

More examples for citing academic journal articles and other sources are available here:

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association