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APA Guide

APA Guide (6th edition)

Welcome to the Mohawk College Library APA Guide. Designed to help you with APA citations, this guide is a good place to start, providing you with Quick Links to more resources. For more information, visit the library or contact us!

The NEW 7th edition is out now and on our shelves! There are a number of changes in the edition, however, this Mohawk College Library APA Guide is based on the 6th edition.  When the change is made to the newest APA Manual (7th ed.) , we will announce it here. Stay tuned for more information!

APA Tip: First, identify the format of the resource you're citing, and find it in the menu on the left.

Why Cite? APA Terms Print Guide Templates Citation Tools Video Tutorials

APA Resources

APA Guide ebook

APA style guide to electronic references (eBook)

A PDF which contains all of the APA rules for citing any electronic/online resource.

Publication manual

Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)

This is the official publication for APA style formatting.

Owl Purdue

OWL's APA
One of the most trusted and comprehensive APA formatting guides, available online from Purdue University.

APA Style Blog

APA Blog
The official APA Style Blog Archive (6th ed.).

Anatomy of a Citation

Book Citation

Book Citation

Chapter in an Edited Book Citation

Chapter in an edited book citation

Journal Citation

Journal Citation

Website Citation