APA examples provided are not exhaustive. Students must seek assistance from the Writing Centre and/or their Professor for specific or problematic references.

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Updated: 2019 To ensure consistency for students, modifications to citation examples are made only between semesters january.

Why do we need to anyway cite?

  • You give credit to the original authors/sources of data and steer clear of plagiarism
  • Your readers can very quickly access your sources that are original
  • You add credibility to your assignments and help prove your arguments.

Colleges/Universities, subject areas and professions select and employ a standard approach to citation. Make sure to check with your Professor about what way to use.

About it, much of the information that goes into a paper or article can be organized into three groups: “common knowledge” “my ideas”, and “other people’s ideas” if you think. (more…)