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Academic Writer Tutorial: Basics of Seventh Edition APA Style
This tutorial is designed for writers who are new to APA Style. It covers the basics of seventh edition APA Style, including paper elements, format, and organization; academic writing style; grammar and usage; bias-free language; mechanics of style; tables and figures; in-text citations, paraphrasing, and quotations; and reference list format and order.
Seventh Edition Publication Manual
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association by
"The seventh edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect best practices in scholarly writing and publishing.^ and intersectionality More than 100 new reference examples covering periodicals, books, audiovisual media, social media, webpages and websites, and legal resources More than 40 new sample tables and figures Expanded guidance on ethical writing and publishing practices, including how to ensure the appropriate level of citation, avoid plagiarism and self-plagiarism, and navigate the publication process Guidelines that support accessibility for all users, including simplified reference, in-text citation, and heading formats as well as additional font options"
MLA Handbook 8th edition
MLA Handbook by
Call Number: Ready Reference
Publication Date: 2016-04-01
Major changes in the 8th edition
1. vol. and no. are now spelled out.
Instead of 32.3; it's: vol. 32, no. 3
2. Place of publication is omitted.
3. Page numbers are designated with pp.
4. Date of access is omitted.
5. Medium of publication is omitted.
MLA 8th style-revised May 5, 2020