Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Internet Explorer 11 Will No Longer Be Supported as of November 20, 2020. Read More...

Education General: Citations

APA: An Introduction (6th edition)

Created by the American Psychological Association, APA is most commonly used by Psychology and Education. The APA Publication Manual can be found in any of the FAU Libraries.

American Psychological  Association. (2009).  Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. (6th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
      REF BF76.7 .P83 2010

APA released the New 7th edition on October 1, 2019. Visit our Guide page for links to 7th edition resources.

Please check with your instructor to verify which edition of the APA Style Manual is being used for your class. 

Creating an APA Research Paper (6th edition)

RefWorks

With RefWorks, users can create their own personal database by importing references from online databases.  They can use these references in writing their papers and automatically format the paper and the bibliography in seconds. [Off-campus users, click here for directions to follow after you have installed the Write-N-Cite plug in.]

Additional Resources (6th edition)