Showing Your Work
For this class, you will cite your sources in APA Style. The resources on this page will help you produce correct citations and formatting. Always check your syllabus or ask your professor to learn about any special requirements for the class.
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.