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APA Citation Resources
APA Style Simplified by
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Publication Date: 2012
This is a compact but comprehensive guide to writing clearly and effectively in APA style. Demonstrates how to write objective scientific research papers using interesting prose Incorporates guidelines from the 6 th edition of the APA publication manual Explores how to develop ideas, connect them to what others have written, and express them clearly Discusses the differences between written, oral, and poster presentations and offers instructions for applying APA style to each
Citing Online Sources
- No Author, No Date, No Page Number? Make it explicit: usually with an abbreviation such as n.d (check specific style guidelines)
- To include URL or not? Some styles (MLA) don't require it, but (APA) does!
Handy Chart from APA describing what to do when you're missing information:
More Useful Examples:
Zotero & RefWorks
Consult the Citation Tools guide to learn more about different citation styles and resources for working with them. Collins Library supports two citation management software tools: RefWorks and Zotero.