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Citation Guide

Essential Sources (7th Edition)

More sample papers coming soon!

Basic Formatting

To learn more visit the APA Style website: Paper Format section


To learn more visit the APA Style website: Order of Pages section


To learn more visit the APA Style website: Headings section


Video Tutorials

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Although the video below is primarily intended for faculty, students familiar with the 6th Edition might find it useful. Topics covered include document formatting, in-text citations & referencing, using DOIs & URLs, as well as an introduction to the library handout (APA Style Examples).

In this webinar, members of the APA Style team provide an in-depth look at the simplified reference system, describing the rationale behind it, how to format references using it, and why references are easier because of it.

In this webinar, panelists highlight the key updates in the 7th Edition of the Publication Manual. Including insights into the rationale behind many of the changes, and advice for navigating the transition to seventh edition style.