American Psychological Association (APA) format is used most commonly within the sciences. The library offers multiple resources, both print and electronic, to help you in setting up your paper and citing your sources using APA format.
APA Formatting & Style Guide - part of the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University; offers great explanations and examples of how to format and cite using APA.
Publication manual of the American Psychological Association.
Library Location: General Collection. Call Number: BF 76.7 .P84 2006
The world’s easiest guide to using the APA : a user-friendly manual for formatting research papers, according to the American Psychological Association style guide.
Library Location: General Collection. Call Number: BF 76.7 .A468 1998
The Citation Machine is a great tool to help you when it comes time to create your works cited or bibliography page. Simply enter the identifying information for each of your sources and the Citation Machine will generate a citation in the format requested. Formats supported include APA, MLA, Turbian and Chicago.
Once you arrive at the Citation Machine site, click on one of the four links (APA, MLA, Turbian, Chicago) on the left side of the page to get started creating your citations