The library has selected the best online guides and tutorials on APA style.  Click the links below to view APA resources from the American Psychological Association (APA), Purdue University, Harvard University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  For specific questions, please contact or the library.

APA Style– The American Psychological Association (APA) is the originator of the APA style and the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association

  • A resource for writing and publishing in the Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Free online tutorial for those new to using APA style, a FAQ, and sample papers

APA Formatting and Style Guide – The OWL at Purdue

  • For those new to academic writing
  • Tips of formatting papers, compiling a Reference list, avoiding plagiarism
  • Includes sample reference types and sample paper

APA Exposed– Online Tutorial, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Wendy K. Mages, Ed.D.

  • Interactive web tutorial with knowledge checks after each module

APA Documentation– The Writing Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison