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Sociology 200: Research Methods: American Psychological Association (APA) 7 Citation

Citations & Referencing

Here are some tips and tricks that will help you cite your sources in the American Psychological Association (APA) 7 style.

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Quick Guide

Here's a quick guide to APA citation for your reference:

Citation Manuals

Click on the image below to access the APA 7 Publication Manual.  We have many copies in the library.


Sample Papers

Click below to see some sample papers with APA 7 citation. 


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