This guide is a brief introduction to the American Psychological Association (APA) Style for references and citations. It includes basic information about the following:
On October 1st, 2019, APA released the 7th edition. See the September 27, 2019 blog post, "Prepare for Change: Old APA versus New APA", by Miriam Bowers-Abbott on the Faculty Focus blog: https://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/teaching-and-learning/apa-style-updates/
Note: When the 7th edition style manual was released, APA published 2 different manuals:
Consult the guide or manual or the APA Style website for detailed standards and procedures.
The APA Style Website includes detailed information about Style and Grammar Guidelines as well as numerous Instructional Aids.
This guide was created by Andrea Dinkelman at the Bryan College of Health Sciences Library; it was modified from a guide that was created by Tessa Withorn at the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Library and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. The CSUDH guide is available here: https://libguides.csudh.edu/citation/apa-7
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