APA Resources

This section is dedicated to instruction on proper American Psychological Association style for essays, citations, references and so on.   Be sure to check out the excellent Purdue Online Writing Lab, or check out our other links and resources below.

The following 2 guides were developed specifically for our students by the English Language Centre:

APA In-text Citation Guidelines

APA Referencing Guidelines

Royal Roads University has also put out a series of guidelines for the Roles and Responsibilities of an Editor to help students maintain academic integrity in their work.

The Royal Roads Writing Centre has a very handy APA Help Guide to use as a reference when referencing, citing and formatting your papers.

Here is an excellent sample paper published by Bedford/St. Martin’s that follows APA format.