JMS 600A - Seminar: Introduction to Graduate Study

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Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association [ BF 76.7 P83 2010 Reference Desk ]
6th ed.

Known as the "APA Manual," this is used most frequently  in the social sciences. The manual describes all elements of a research paper, and discusses the conventions of manuscript preparation, including punctuation, quoting sources, tables and statistical material, and the reference list.  There is an APA website with tutorials and additional guidelines.  More information is available at "How to Cite Your Sources - APA".

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