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Writing & Citing: Formatting in APA Style

Learn how to format your paper in APA style.

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Writing & Citing: Formatting in APA Style

"APA Style covers the aspects of scholarly writing most pertinent to writing in psychology, nursing, business, communications, engineering, and related fields. It specifically addresses the preparation of draft manuscripts being submitted for publication in a journal and the preparation of student paper being submitted for a course assignment." ~ About APA Style

GOAL: Upon completion of the class, participants should be able to utilize APA style to format their research papers, particularly their citations.

OBJECTIVES: By the end of the session, participants should be able to:

  • Create in-text citations using APA style.
  • Create a bibliography of various resource types (e.g. books, journal articles, webpages, etc.) using APA style.