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BIO 125L: Principles of Biology Lab I: APA Format

This is a laboratory course that will provide students with extensive hands-on experience in microscope and in laboratory technologies that may include staining, measuring of enzyme activities, spectrophotometry, electrophoresis, cell fractionation, chrom

What is APA Format?

APA 7th edition format was created by the American Psychological Association to create a uniform manner of creating citations, reference pages, and written reports. It is used by many college departments and subject areas, not just psychology. 

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APA Sample Paper

Sample APA Paper 7th Edition (Current Edition)


Click here to view a sample student paper produced by the APA. This sample paper includes annotations clarifying APA concepts (including some changes in the 7th edition) while also identifying their section location in the APA Publication Manual.



Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association


Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association 

Publisher's Summary: "The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition is the official source for APA Style. With millions of copies sold worldwide in multiple languages, it is the style manual of choice for writers, researchers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, nursing, communications, education, business, engineering, and other fields.

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Use this ad-free citation tool to create your citations.  Recommended by SLU librarians.  Use the manual entry form for the best quality and accuracy.