Never lose your research again! Start your Noodletools account on campus. Use it to build citations, make notecards, and create "works cited" lists (also known as "bibliographies").
APA (American Psychological Association)
When scientists cite research, they use the APA format which makes crediting multiple authors easy and highlights the currency of the research.
What does it look like?
Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number, page range. Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/
Smyth, A. M., Parker, A. L., & Pease, D. L. (2002). A study of enjoyment of peas. Journal of Abnormal Eating, 8(3), 120-125. Retrieved from
(examples from Purdue OWL, link below)
Remember: databases give you preformatted citations which you can COPY AND PASTE into your work :)))
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