Learn how to do citations in APA style.
Last Updated: Nov 26, 2014
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
This is the official manual for APA style. It's behind the service desk on the 3rd floor, so ask for it at the circulation desk.
Concise Rules of APA Style
Call Number: BF 76.7 .C66 2010
APA the Easy Way
Call Number: BF 76.7 .H68 2009
- APA Guide
The official website for The American Psychological Association (APA).
- How to Write a Research Paper in APA
An extensive overview of the steps and details that go in to producing an APA style research paper.
- APA Style FAQ
Have a question about APA citation? Try the frequently asked question section from APA style to find the answer.
- APA Style Tutorial
APA produced a quick tutorial about styling an APA formatted research paper.
Here are some free citation generators. Make sure to always double check everything for accuracy since there can be errors.
- Bib Me
BibMe is a free citation generator developed at Carnegie Mellon University that produces citations and bibliographies in APA, MLA, Chicago and Turabian styles. It has some features not found in other free citation generators, such as autofill and the ability to switch between citation styles.
- Citation Machine
Citation Machine is a free site that automatically produces MLA, APA, Turabian or Chicago style citations for a variety of sources (but not bibliographies). Users can copy and paste citations into Word. It was developed by David Warlick, an educator.
Free full-featured version of Citavi for up to 100 references. Search for, manage, organize and cite sources.
Docscite is a free site that automatically produces MLA or APA style citations for government documents. DocsCite was developed at, and is provided by, Arizona State University Libraries.