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AJS 225 - East - Criminology: Citing in APA

APA Citation Quick Guide

APA Citation Format

PCC Resources

Beginner's Guide to APA (PDF)
Quick Reference Guide to APA (PDF)

    Other Online Guides

    APA Guide from OWL at Purdue University
    APA Guide from Diana Hacker

    Sample Papers

    Sample APA paper from OWL (PDF)
    Sample APA paper from Diana Hacker (PDF)

    Find even more information in the

    Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association 
    Call Number: BF76.7 .P83 2010
    ISBN: 9781433805615
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      What is Plagiarism?

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