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APA (6th edition) Citation Guide

The 7th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association was published in October 2019. Departments and instructors may decide to change over when they are ready. Please consult your instructor if you are unsure which edition to use.

Introduction to APA Style

The APA citation style is primarily used by disciplines in the business, social sciences, health, and education fields. The official guide is published by the American Psychological Association:

There are two official resources online to help you with APA:

The links on the left will show you how to set up your paper in APA format, and how to properly cite a variety of resources, both in your references list and within your paper using in-text citations.