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APA style according to the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual from the American Psychological Association.
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How to Cite APA Style

This guide describes basic examples for citing sources APA style according to the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual. Grab a Citation; cite books, eBooks, articles, or Internet resources; get citation and formatting tips or access sample papers.


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  • Citing Sources
    Learn about citations:

    • What Is a Citation?

    • What Is a Bibliography?

    • Why Do I Need to Cite?

    • When Should I Cite?

    • How Do I Cite in a Bibliography?

    • Citing in MLA Style

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