American Psychological Association (APA) style is commonly used for citing references in science and social science courses, such as Nursing, Psychology, Education, and Social Work.
The information contained in this guide is based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association 7th Edition -- BF76.7 .P83 2020. You will find multiple copies of this book are available at the reference desk on the main floor of Wolfgram Library.
(American Psychological Association (APA), 2020).
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The 7th Edition offers two different sample papers:
1. The Student Paper - Student papers do not include a running head, an author note,or an abstract, unless requested by the professor. Required elements of Title Page:
2. The Professional Paper - Professional papers require a running head, author note and an abstract. Required elements of the Title Page:
(APA, 2020, p. 30)