Publication Date: 6th ed., New York: American Psychological Association, 2010
Lehman Library owns 3 copies of the APA Manual. One may be found on the Style Manuals shelf on the first row and column of the last reference shelf (library main level, before the DVDs). The other 2 may be checked out from the Reserves Desk for up to 3 hours.
See SECTION 7 for Reference Examples.
This excellent library guide from Royal Roads University provides many practice exercises for both APA 6th ed. and APA 7th ed.
The Department of Geography and Earth Sciences has resources available to ensure writing is in accordance with the formatting guidelines of the department as well as other scientific formats. Their resources can be found at www.ship.edu/Geo-ESS/Writing_Resources/.
This document will show students the correct formatting for various sections and subheadings (e.g. abstract, table of contents, introduction, etc.) as well as provide insight into the type of content that should be found in each.
The department has assembled some of the best practices in writing for each element (e.g. abstract, discussion, tables/figures, etc.) of a student's paper. These tips can be used to help the student best showcase his or her work.