Political Science: APA Citation
APA Citation Style
The American Psychological Association (APA) citation style is used for academic papers written primarily in the social science fields. The 7th edition was released in October 2019. Please note that citation styles encompass not only how sources are cited but also how the paper is formatted.
APA Crash Course
APA Publication Manual
The two most recent editions of the APA Publication Manual are at the Circulation Desk.
APA Citation Style Guides
APA Citation Creators
Please note that while citation creators can be helpful and time-saving, they are nevertheless unreliable: Check your citations for correct formatting with one of the APA citation guides listed above.