APA Writing Help

Where to Find Things in the APA Manual:

Preferred font: Times New Roman 12 pt.
Preferred spacing: Double Spaced (with exceptions)

Subject

6th ed.

Levels of Heading

pp. 62-63

Extended Quotation

p. 92

Footnotes and Notes

pp. 37-38

Citing Classical Works

pp. 178-179

Citing Book Chapters

p. 204

Citing Edited Book

p. 204

Citing Non-English Book

p. 205

Citing English Translation of Book

p. 204

Article or Chapter in Edited Work

p. 204

Citing Dissertations & Theses

pp. 207-208

Citing Unpublished Works

pp. 211-212

Citing Audio/Visual Material (i.e. Movies, TV, Music)

pp. 209-210

Citing Internet Sources

pp. 214-215, etc.

Sample Paper

pp. 41-59

 

APA Information Websites:

APA Style Info from the APA website

Grammar software and help

Purdue University OWL (Online Writing Lab) (free for public use)

 

APA Formatting Software:

Software

 

Purchase Information

EndNote X

ISI ResearchSoft/Thomson Learning (2006)

 

ReferencePointSoftware.com

 

Contact Writing Center for student discount information

 

Other Books About APA Writing:

Title/Author

Publisher/ISBN

Purchase Information

Mastering APA Style: Student's Workbook and Training Guide
Harold Gelfand, Charles J. Walker

143380557X
American Psychological Association (2009)

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Mastering APA Style: Instructor's Resource Guide
Harold Gelfand, Charles J. Walker

1433805588
American Psychological Association (2009)

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Displaying Your Findings : A Practical Guide for Creating Figures, Posters, and Presentations

Adelheid A. M. Nicol and Penny M. Pexman

1433807076
American Psychological Association (2010)

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Presenting Your Findings: A Practical Guide for Creating Tables

Adelheid A. M. Nicol and Penny M. Pexman

143380705X

American Psychological Association (2010)

 

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Research Design in Counseling

P. Paul Heppner, Jr., Dennis M. Kivlighan, & Bruce E. Wampold

0534345174
Wadsworth (1998)

 

Pocket Guide to APA Style

Robert Perrin

128542591X

Wadsworth (2014)

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Reporting Research in Psychology: How to Meet Journal Article Reporting Standards (APA Style)

Harris Cooper

1433809168

American Psychological Association (2010)

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