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APA Style Guide (7th ed.)

Check with your instructor about which manual edition your course is using. 

See: APA Style Guide (6th Ed)

Audience:  CUAA students in Education, Social Sciences, Business, Science, and some Health Sciences.

Help Available: The Writing Center is available to help with citations and document formatting. The library does not check citations.

The Concise Guide to APA Style is available in Course Reserves at the circulation desk BF76.7 .C66 2020

Templates:

Resources Online

In APA 7th edition, there are two format options: the student paper, and the professional paper. Check your assignment description or with your instructor about which one is required.

This video tutorial takes your through formatting a student paper in Microsoft Word

This video tutorial takes your through formatting a professional paper in Microsoft Word

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APA 7th Edition Paper Template

Color coded Diagram of a book citation Color-coded diagram of a book reference.

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1:07  Article References

Website references vary based on the type of author (government, organization, or individual), and whether there is any missing information, such as author or date.

Website Examples References from APA

When Information is Missing Guide from APA

Use: Concordia University Ann Arbor Blackboard.

This link for the URL: https://concordia.blackboard.com/webapps/login/

  • Santa Fe College’s Library has a great page covering:
    • films & TV episodes
    • online videos (YouTube)
    • Podcasts
    • Music recordings
    • Images
    • audio recordings

Remember: personal communications are not listed in the references.

Note: this is for materials created by your instructor, such as lecture notes, handouts, or PowerPoint slides.

Use: Concordia University Ann Arbor Blackboard.

URL to use: https://concordia.blackboard.com/webapps/login/

Note: this only applies to videos created by your instructor or another instructor for this course. The most common type is narrated lectures with PowerPoint slides.

Location: Concordia University Ann Arbor Blackboard.

URL to use: https://concordia.blackboard.com/webapps/login/