The second workshop focuses on teaching basic APA style
(explicitly citing references in a reference list).
Both MLA and APA styles
agree on the following points:
The process of research writing: citing your research using MLA or APA style
Similar to APA style
, a journal's guidelines for authors is something that should be adhered to when preparing manuscripts.
It gives an overview of the salient characteristics of APA style
, which a tutor could then expand upon one-to-one with the student.
As no one style guide can claim predominance in colleges and universities, Sampsel gives bibliographic and footnote/endnote citation formats "at your fingertips" for varying examples of books, dissertations, journal articles, scores, recordings, videos, and Web content in Chicago Style (appendix E), APA Style
(appendix F), and MLA (Modern Language Association) Style (appendix G).
This site offers a concise summary of the essentials of APA style
, including general document guidelines; notes on the title page, abstract, and body of the text; the most-common text citations and reference examples; and so on.
Furthermore, in the chapters "Skinheads: A Three Nation Comparison" and "The Ku Klux Klan: Evolution Towards Revolution" the author provides references but not in APA style
, as is used in the rest of the chapters.
Content is to be written in a scholarly manner much like a textbook using 5th APA style
Provide two library instruction sessions that covers the use of library databases, Turnitin plagiarism prevention system, and APA style
There are others: The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage, the American Medical Association's AMA Style, the American Psychological Association's APA Style
, the MLA (Modern Language Association) Handbook, WiredStyle (from Wired magazine), and so on.
The text is organized in APA style
and has separate author and subject indexes.