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APA citations

APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences.


  • A template for writing your APA paper can be found on North Central State College’s website.
  • Simplified details on how you should format your APA paper are here.
  • A handout with basic information for creating APA citations can be found here.


Some websites to help with formatting and creating correct APA citations are: