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American Psychological Association
Very widely used style in the social sciences--not just in psychology.
Probably the most commonly used style on campus.
APA Formatting and Style Guide
Covers all aspects of APA formatting (6th ed.), including the paper itself and references. From The Online Writing Lab (The OWL) at Purdue University.
Covers all aspects of creating a paper using APA formatting (6th ed.), citations, and reference list. Also provides help with grammar and punctuation. From the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
APA Exposed: Online Tutorial
You can view the entire tutorial or go to a specific portion to answer your current need. (From Harvard University's Graduate School of Education)
Frequently Asked Questions About APA Style
Use this list of common questions about references, punctuation, grammar, and style to get official answers directly from the American Psychological Association itself. For help with specific citation examples, use one of the other sites.
Citing ERIC Documents
How do you cite an ERIC document? This brief page from Indiana Wesleyan University shows how to cite it in APA format.
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