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Use library databases (how to access them, how to search them, how to retrieve/access articles)
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Writing APA citations? Check out this 4-minute video on creating APA citations, it's a good primer for getting started:
When you're ready to start putting your References page together, you will need some APA citation formats to follow.
This is the format to follow for a scholarly article from a library database:
Author's Last Name, First Initial. (Year). Title of the article. Title of the Journal, volume number(issue number), page numbers. DOI if given.
And here is the format for a book:
Author's Last Name, First Initial. (Year). Title of the book. Publisher.
Looking for more APA formats and examples? Check out the following citing resources:
Looking for a different citation style, like MLA? Check out PCC Library's Citing Sources guide - it has info for both APA and MLA.