A Guide to APA Citation

A Guide to APA Citation

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"A Learning Booklet – A Guide to APA Citation" is a brief instruction booklet about how to use APA style citation. This handy guide covers important rules for using APA citation style such as rules for in-text citation, rules for citing works by well-known organizations, rules for citing electronic sources, rules forciting short and long quotations, and more. In addition, this learning booklet explains the basics of APA citation style formatting, including a look at how to properly cite books, journals, footnotes, endnotes etc. A brief discussion on copyright permission notes concludes the booklet’s coverage of APA style citation.

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
  • APA Citation Basics
  • Signal Phrases
  • Formatting
  • Capitalization
  • Highlighting
  • Titles
  • Various In-Text Citations
  • Two Authors
  • More than Two Authors
  • Authors who Share a Last Name
  • No Known Author
  • Multiple Works within one
  • Parenthetical Organizations and their Abbreviations
  • Personal Communications
  • Indirect Secondary Sources
  • Electronic Sources
  • Quotations Citing
  • Brief Quotations
  • Long Quotations
  • Paraphrasing
  • The Reference List Formatting
  • Your References
  • Basic Rules
  • Book References and Chapter References
  • Electronic References
  • Journals, Magazines and other Short-Form Publications
  • Conference Citations
  • Footnotes and Endnotes
  • Copyright Permission Notes

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