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CGS1060C - BC Online

Word Templates

Use this Microsoft Word template for your APA citation style paper.

Formatting Videos

This 4 minute video tutorial will show you how to format your document according to APA style in Microsoft Word.

APA Basics

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Most commonly used to write for the behavioral and social sciences

Official Publication:

  • Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Edition)

Recommended sources:


Sample Paper 

Consists of 4 major parts:

  • Title page
  • Abstract
  • Main body
  • References

In-text citations

Use when paraphrasing and using direct quotes in the body of the paper

Reference page

Use when a source is used in your paper

Citation Generator: