APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences.
American Psychological Association. (2020). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association: The official guide to APA style (Seventh ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. (ISBN: 9781433832161)
Ask for it at the Circulation Desk on RESERVE (short-term check out) in the library.
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helpful hints on how to format papers in APA 7th ed. style with links to a sample student paper and a sample professional paper and more. It includes specific help on proper formatting of in-text citations and corresponding references for the following:
HIU colleges that have adopted the APA style for writing papers include:
Other supported style manuals may be found here.
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The APA 7th edition provides separate formatting guidelines for student and professional writers. Most students will follow APA 7’s guidelines for student papers but should always ask their professors which guidelines they prefer them to use.
See the Student and Professional pages in this guide to see the difference.