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Citation / Referencing Guide: APA Citation Style

APA Style

This guide will focus on the APA (American Psychological Association) Style This one of the most commonly used citation styles.

"APA Style® originated in 1929, when a group of psychologists, anthropologists, and business managers convened and sought to establish a simple set of procedures, orstyle rules, that would codify the many components of scientific writing to increase the ease of reading comprehension. Source 

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The citations should appear in two places,

Entries should appear in both places for any references being referred to.

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APA Style Manual

To have a more detailed understanding of the APA style, do refer to the following books and ebook, which are available in SIT Library.

Online Tutorial

Follow the online tutorial, produced by the American Psychological Association, to learn more about the APA citation style, .

The Basics of APA Style Tutorial

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Online Guides