Apa Citation Style

APA Citation Style

How To Cite in APA

Academic Writer Tutorial: Basics of Seventh Edition APA Style

Go through an online tutorial on APA style, including how to format your papers and how to cite in the text and how to format your bibliography. Also find handouts on formatting and citation.

DiMenna-Nyselius Library: Citation Guides: APA

Look at examples of footnotes and bibliography formatting side by side.

Purdue OWL Writing Lab: APA Formatting and Style Guide

A highly useful and detailed guide on writing a paper with APA style. From title page to bibliography, you can find examples and guidelines and how to properly format your paper. There is also a sample paper (https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/18/).

University of Wisconsin Writing Center APA Documentation

University of Wisconsin has a detailed guide how to to use APA style with a downloadable PDF.

Writing for Psychology: A Guide for Psychology Concentrators

An entire overview for writing a psychology paper. Including guidelines for APA.

Online Citation Helpers


A bibliography composer from Calvin College. To use for APA style, make sure you select the correct style and type of material at the left hand side BEFORE you begin. This will only help you with your bibliography, remember, you still need to refer to which document you are citing inside your text.

Bibliographic Reference Software


Purchase is required for this software. This is a full suite APA style software that integrates with a word processor. In addition to citations, it also assists with title pages, margins, and running heads. 


Add, organize, and cite as you write with Zotero in APA style.