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Citation Information: APA

Citation Information for APA, MLA & Chicago Styles

Who Should Use APA Citation Style?

The American Psychological Association Style (APA Style) typically is used within the Social Sciences and may include:

  • Business
  • Communication
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Work

Online Resources

APA Website

The official APA website offers some free assistance with APA Style.  Following are several links to sections of the APA website with Style information.

  • APA Style Blog: The Blog offers opportunities to ask questions and get help from members of the APA community.
  • APA Style: Learning APA Style - FAQs and the Basics of APA Style tutorial.
  • APA Tutorial: This tutorial was developed by APA includes basic information on citing sources.

Additional Online Resources

APA Authority Guide

Alumni Library Resources