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APA Citation Style 7th ed.

Final Product

Check out the details of this well-formatted STUDENT sample paper from the APA Style site:

Checklist

Make sure you meet these criteria before you submit your paper:

There is a title page
All pages have a page number in the top-right corner
All text is in an acceptable APA font and a consistent size
All text is double-spaced
Headings are used throughout but there is no "Introduction" heading
All information quoted or paraphrased has an in-text citation
The reference list is in alphabetical order
All items on the reference list appear as in-text citations and all in-text citations appear on the reference list

Resources for Help

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APA Publication Manual, 7th edition

The book that all of this is based on.  Filled with 100+ reference list examples. Find a copy at the Libraries. In-library use only.
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APA Style and Grammar Guidelines

The companion website created by the APA. A very good reference site with clear, concise explanations. Use in combination with the Publication Manual.
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