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Introduction to APA Citation Style (6th edition)

Use this guide to find information about citing books, periodicals, newspapers, in text citations and electronic material.  The topics covered in this guide refer to the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual. There are additional types of sources that you might be interested in citing, such as personal interviews and correspondence. For those sources we recommend that you refer to the APA Publication Manual.

CAUTION!  We do our very best to make the APA guide 100% accurate, but you are responsible for your work. Please check your references against the APA manual.

Note: The 7th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association was released in fall 2019. The last tab (APA Manual (7th edition) NEW!!) on this guide includes some basic information. More information and resources will be added throughout the semester.

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition)

Additional APA Resources (6th edition)