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APA 7th Style:  About APA 7

UON Library guide for the APA 7th referencing style

APA Style

Note:  This guide is for APA 7.  For APA 6, see our archived guide

APA is an author-date citation style.  It is commonly used for Nursing, Education, Business, and more.

This style allows readers to locate information sources via short in-text citations, with full details in the reference list.

Based on the 7th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, this guide provides general instructions and examples for citing a range of sources.

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