Other Online Guides
APA Guide from OWL at Purdue University
Sample APA paper from OWL
Sample APA paper from APAStyle.org
This section provides information about writing a paper in APA style, and includes the following sections:
Writing your paper
Creating a Bibliography Page
Open Educational Resources (OERs) are learning, teaching and research materials in any format and medium that reside in the public domain, or are under copyright but have been released under an open license that permits no-cost access, re-use, re-purpose, adaptation and redistribution by others.
---definition provided by UNESCO
The official APA (American Psychological Association) Style Guide says:
Fagan, J. (2019, March 25). Nursing clinical brain. OER Commons. Retrieved January 7, 2020,
For more information on citing OERs see APAStyle.apa.org.
Note that there are no current APA instructions for citing Creative Commons (CC) licensed works. Cite them the same way you would cite any work. Please check with your instructor for guidance.
If your instructor allows you to use ChatGPT, they may want you to cite it.
You can find out how to cite ChatGPT in APA Style on the: