Be sure to cite your sources correctly in order to give credit to the researchers whose work you use. For this class, you will use the style of the American Psychological Association (APA).
See the list of resources to learn how to use this style.
The APA Style, created by the American Psychological Association, is common in the social sciences.
Find the handbook at the library or explore the linked websites to learn how to use this style.
For legal references such as dockets or court cases, the APA Publication Manual defers to The Bluebook, a standard legal format. See chapter 11 of the Publication Manual for an overview of legal citations.