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APA 7th ed. : Getting Started with the 7th ed. APA Publication Manual

APA has updated the APA manual in the new 7th ed. This guide aims to highlight major changes regarding citations in the new edition, and include citations specifically focused toward students using APA.

New APA Edition

This guide has been created to be used as a supplement for the new 7th ed. APA manual that was released during the fall 2019.

The research guide for APA 6th ed. is still available at: http://guides.library.uab.edu/APA/apa/articles

If you're looking for the sixth edition blog archive, created by APA Style Experts, it's still available at: https://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/apa-style-blog-6th-edition-archive.html

Key Resources on APA Style

7th ed. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association: The Official Guide to APA Style.  This book is in the Reference collection on the 1st floor.  Call number: WZ 345 AM350p 2020.  This is the new 7th ed. manual and replaces all rules from the 2010 6th ed. version.

Access the UAB Libraries catalog record of this title here.

While UAB Libraries only carries print copies of the manual, APA does offer the manual in a spiral bound version with tabs for quick access to needed content, and also an ebook version. APA at this time does not provide institutional access electronically. 

*NEW* APA Style Website: https://apastyle.apa.org

*NEW* APA Style Blog (Updated for 7th ed.): https://apastyle.apa.org/blog/

Email APA style questions from the APA Style Expert Team: StyleExpert@apa.org

Old UAB Libraries Library Guide for APA 6th ed.: https://guides.library.uab.edu/APA

APA Librarian Contacts

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APA 7th ed. Updates 2020

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See the full updates of the 7th ed. APA Publication manual with chapter-by-chapter summaries of what's been changed and improved in APA.

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