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APA Citation Style Guide (6th ed.): Welcome

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Getting Started

Welcome to the Douglas College Library guide to APA Citation Style (6th ed.). In these pages, we offer numerous examples of how to cite all types of sources and how to make your in-text citations. We've also included links to other helpful resources and tips on how to keep track of all those articles you've used in your research.

Select the tabs above for examples of the material you wish to cite.

Avoiding Plagiarism

Check out this short video on how to avoid plagiarism, thanks to the BCIT Library.

Avoiding Plagiarism: Crazy Norwegians

For a humourous look at the pitfalls of taking shortcuts in your research, check out this video from a group of fun-loving Norwegian librarians. Be sure to click on caption selection (cc) for English subtitles.