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Citation Styles: APA: American Psychological Association


*Please Note this guide has information on both the 6th and 7th edition of APA. Be sure to know which one you need.*

APA Academic Writer

With Academic Writer, not only can you get help with your citations, but you can also use one of their paper templates to write your paper on their website to ensure it is in the correct APA Style. Note: You will need to create an account to save papers in Academic Writer. Be sure to access the website through the "Database" button on C.G. O'Kelly's Homepage under "A" or click on the link below.

Purdue Owl

Purdue Owl is a great website for getting help on APA 7th edition citations. You can access their "APA Formatting and Style Guide" to find help with citations for all types of resources.

Purdue Owl Writing Lab

APA Sample Paper (7th Edition)

Unsure how to format your paper in APA Style? The following student sample paper will help you! Click the the PDF link below.


Please be aware this example is from Purdue OWL and is for the student paper version. If you'd like to see the professional paper example, please find the PDF document below the following image.

APA Sample Paper (6th Edition)

Unsure how to format your paper in APA Style? The following sample paper will help you! Click the image or access the PDF below.

APA Sample Paper