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APA Style Guide: APA Format

Information on the use of the APA (American Psychological Association) formatting and style guide.

Reference/Bibliographic Management Tools (APA format)

Citation and Documentation Guides: Websites

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APA Style Guide to Electronic Resources

APA Style Guide to Electronic References

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Sample formatted references

Online journal article:

Ream, W. (2009). Genetically engineered plants: Greener than you think. Microbial

          Biotechnology, 2(4), 401-405.doi:10.1111/j.1751-7915.2009.00088.x 

(If there is no DOI, use  instead: "Retrieved from URL of journal homepage")

Book Chapter (print):

Callahan, D. (2010). Finding common ground in bioethics? In J. D. Moreno & S.

          Berger (Eds)., Progress in bioethics: Science, policy, and politics (pp. 257-

          272). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press

(For online chapter, use: "Retrieved from URL for chapter" after book title) 

APA Publication Manual - 6th edition

DOI Finders

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