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APA Referencing Guide 7th Edition: Book

A guide to help users create citations using APA (American Psychological Association) style, 7th edition

About Citing Books

For each type of source in this guide, both the general form and an example will be provided.

The following format will be used:

In-Text Citation (Paraphrase) - entry that appears in the body of your paper when you express the ideas of a researcher or author using your own words.  For more tips on paraphrasing check out The OWL at Purdue.

In-Text Citation (Quotation) - entry that appears in the body of your paper after a direct quote.

References - entry that appears at the end of your paper.

Reference Source:


APA Style 7th edition - Authoritative Sources

Permission has been kindly granted by the Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library, George Washington University, 2300 I St NW Washington, DC on 19/01/2022 for the reuse and adaptation of the material from their APA Citation Style, 7th edition subject guide. 

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