APA Information and Resources
The following are links to other resources on the Web that will be useful to anyone working on papers that require the use of APA documentation style guidelines:
American Psychological Association -
The official home page of the organization responsible for the APA documentation style, with links to the APA Publication Manual.
OWL (Online OWL Writing Lab) -
Purdue University’s extensive OWL Web site about writing has a section dedicated to APA style formatting.
Concordia University in Montreal -
The Concordia Library maintains a detailed online APA resource page with examples.
The Center for Writing Studies - APA Format Resources -
Hosted by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A., this APA style site contains links to examples of just about every type of referencing situation imaginable.
APA Style Guide -
This quick reference APA style site contains good examples, and is maintained by the library at the University of Southern Mississippi, U.S.A.
MLA Documentation Style -
Writinghelp-central.com has developed a resource page similar to this one, on the documentation style standards of the Modern Language Association of America (MLA), which are also used extensively worldwide.
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Online Research Tools
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Library Resources on the Net – Maintained by Jack Lynch of Rutgers University, this is a good source for anyone conducting literary research.