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      APA Style


      Citation Chart from The Purdue OWL

      MLA? APA? CMS? Confused?  Check out this side-by-side comparison of each style, from the Purdue OWL.


      APA Style Guidelines

      Types of APA Papers

      General APA Format - How to set up your title page, header, abstract, and main body.

      In-Text Citations: the Basics - Capitalization, quotes, italics, underlining, and paraphrasing.

      In-text Citations: Author/Authors - Author(s), indirect sources, electronic sources, and sources without page numbers

      Reference List - Basic Rules

      Reference List - Electronic Sources

      APA Abbreviations

      APA Style - Sample Paper

      All links are to The OWL at Purdue, an Online Writing Lab created and maintained by the English department at Purdue University.  For more information, visit The OWL at Purdue's APA Formatting and Style Guide.

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