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What is APA Style?
  • Writing style and format for academic documents
  • Developed by American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Commonly used in Psychology, Education, and Social Sciences
  • Used for term papers, research papers, articles
  • References page - alphabetical list of sources used in a document
  • In-text citations -  added to the text of a document, directs reader to the cited source on the References page
  • Formatting of papers - how the document should look, margins, page setup, titles, fonts, spacing, etc

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