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SOW 3302: Profession of Social Work: Citing Your Sources

Course guide for Dr. Arlene Kaplan's Fall 2019 class

APA Boot Camp -
video and printable resources now available!

Need to brush up on APA style? View our APA Boot Camp LibGuide, with recently (live) recorded video and printable resources. 

Return to the APA Boot Camp guide often to view updates!

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:
      REF BF76.7 .P83 2010

APA released the New 7th edition on October 1, 2019. We are waiting for our copy of this new manual to arrive in the library. In the meantime, 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)

Annotated Bibliography

So you have to prepare an annotated bibliography. What is it, and how do you go about preparing one? Check some of the links below for both general and detailed answers.

University Center for Excellence in Writing

Need help formatting your paper?

The University’s Writing Center (WC) is devoted to supporting and promoting academic and professional writing for all members of the FAU community, including undergraduate and graduate students, staff, faculty, and visiting scholars.