Official Marjon APA Guidance
Please note that these guides are updated regularly as new queries come to light, so may be subject to change. It is recommended that you use this guide as an online PDF so you are always adhering to the latest guidance.
Other useful sources for referencing
Digital tools for effective referencing – Video Guide
What is APA style
An overview from the APA style blog pages
APA Style Blog
The official companion to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Sixth Edition, run by a group of experts who work with APA Style every day.
Marjon Library Guide to APA style
An overview of APA style from EBSCO and accessed via Discovery
APA citation style guide from bibguide
A resource that includes lots of advice on using APA style for referencing
The Purdue Owl Online Writing Lab
An excellent resource outlining lots of advice on using APA style for referencing
Frequently Asked Questions from the APA website
Quick answers to common questions about using APA style.
APA Style Tutorial
Basic rules of APA style from the APA website.
Referencing and avoiding plagiarism
An overview on the Palgrave Study Skills website
If you aren’t using Mendeley this could be useful in checking you’ve captured all citations in the reference list