Basics of APA Style

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This presentation covers the basics of APA, including the references list, in-text citation, and formatting.

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<ul><li> 1. Basics of APA Style Kathy Shields, Reference Librarian </li></ul> <p> 2. What well cover: What is APA? Reference list In-text citations Formatting APA 3. style 4. The rules 5. Guides 6. What well cover: What is APA? Reference list In-text citations Formatting APA 7. basics 8. Required 1/1 Alphabetical 9. Required 1/1 Alphabetical 10. Required 1/1 Alphabetical 11. examples 12. books 13. single author Author, A. (year). Title of book. Place of publication: Publisher. 14. multiple authors Author, A., &amp; Author, B. (year). Title of book. Place of publication: Publisher. 15. scholarly articles 16. single author Author, A. (year). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume(issue), pp. doi:xx.xxxx 17. multiple authors Author, A., &amp; Author, B. (year). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume(issue), pp. doi:xx.xxxx 18. no doi (option 1) Author, A. (year). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume(issue), pp. Retrieved from database. 19. no doi (option 2) Author, A. (year). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume(issue), pp. Retrieved from journal homepage. 20. web sources 21. document Author, A. (year). Title of document [Format description]. Retrieved from http://URL 22. online newspaper article Author, A. (year). Title of document. Name of Newspaper. Retrieved from http://URL 23. online magazine article (no author) Title of document. (year). Name of magazine. Retrieved from http://URL 24. odd stuff 25. ERIC document Author, A. (year). Title of document. Retrieved from ERIC database. (EDXXXX) 26. conference presentation Author, A. (year, month). Title of paper or poster. Paper or poster session presented at the meeting of Organization Name, Location. 27. case study Author, A. (year). Title of document. [Case study]. Place of publication: Publisher. 28. What well cover: What is APA? Reference list In-text citations Formatting APA 29. basics 30. Word-for-word Paraphrase Not common knowledge 31. Word-for-word Paraphrase Not common knowledge 32. Word-for-word Paraphrase Not common knowledge 33. When in doubt cite! 34. examples 35. single author Within text: English (2008) Parenthetical: (English, 2008) 36. two to five authors Within text: Wright, Sparks, and OHair (2008) [first usage] Wright et al. (2008) Parenthetical: (Wright, Sparks &amp; OHair, 2008) [first usage] (Wright et al., 2008) 37. six or more authors Within text: Shavelson et al. (2008) Parenthetical: (Shavelson et al., 2008) 38. no author Parenthetical: (The 2011 oil shock, 2011) 39. no date Within text: Jones (n.d.) Parenthetical: (Jones, n.d.) 40. secondary source Within text: Allport (as cited in Nicholson, 2003) Parenthetical: (Allport, as cited in Nicholson, 2003) Nicholson is included in list of references, NOT Allport 41. personal communications Within text: Bill Gates (personal communication, April 2, 2011) Parenthetical: (B. Gates, personal communication, April 2, 2011) Cite in text ONLY 42. direct quotes When talking with students about research, we shouldnt place emphasis on what a source is but on what they as writers might do with them (Bizup, 2008, p. 75). 43. block quotes Oakleaf (2011) asserts: While librarian are experts in information retrieval, new technology, and electronic information resources, faculty can provide a disciplinary context for the information literacy instruction. (p. 832) 44. paraphrase Sipher (2005) concludes his essay by insisting that, because schools try to fill multiple social functions, they have failed to fulfill their primary duty of educating their students. 45. What well cover: What is APA? Reference list In-text citations Formatting APA 46. basics 47. Times New Roman 12-point font 1-inch margins Double-spaced 48. Times New Roman 12-point font 1-inch margins Double-spaced 49. Times New Roman 12-point font 1-inch margins Double-spaced 50. Times New Roman 12-point font 1-inch margins Double-spaced 51. example 52. running head (title page) 53. running head (subsequent pages) 54. references page 55. questions? ask us! 24/7 @ highpoint.edu/library ask me! kshields@highpoint.edu </p>