APA Citing & Referencing

One of the most important purposes of the APA style, citing, and referencing guidelines is to help you write papers that clearly communicate your ideas, while giving credit to those authors whose ideas you have drawn upon. By following the guidelines, your papers (and those of other learners) will have a consistent appearance and organization. This allows your readers to focus on the ideas presented in a paper.

This presentation of the APA style guidelines offers highlights that are designed to help you quickly understand the fundamentals you need to write a course paper that meets the APA guidelines. Here is the text for the APA module icon: This presentation of the APA style guidelines offers highlights that are designed to help you quickly understand the fundamentals you need to write a course paper.

We also encourage you to review APA Style and Formatting in iGuide.

Referencing APA Sources:

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apa style & formatting

APA Style and Formatting: Review this module for the latest information on how to cite and reference sources in APA.

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