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Citation Styles: APA


APA is the American Psychological Association style, commonly used by psychology, business, and nursing. The emphasis is on the date of the material being cited.


Formatting & Sample Papers



Research Workshops is a self-enrolling Canvas course that provides access to Live and On-Demand Workshops. Enroll in the course to gain access to the workshops.

The following APA workshops are available:


  • APA 7th Edition

On Demand:

  • Introduction to APA
  • What is Plagiarism?
  • Formatting an APA Essay
  • APA In-text Citations
  • APA Reference Citations
  • APA: Tips on How to Paraphrase

Note to Faculty: On Demand Workshops are also available in the Canvas Commons to add directly to your course. Search for "Valencia College Library APA Series."