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EMEC 254: Electromechanical Technology: Citing in APA Format

Use this guide to locate resources for your research paper and oral presentation in the area of electromechanical technology.

APA Format

Your professor has the final say about how citations should be formatted! Please check the accuracy of your citations before submitting your research paper!


Other tools to help with APA:

The Basics of APA Style - tutorial on formatting a paper using the APA style.

Purdue Owl APA Citation Website - examples of citing in APA format. - tool to help you create the correct citation format.

 In-text citations:

Citations within the text of your paper refer the reader to an alphabetical reference list at the end of the paper. APA Format uses the author-date method of citation. The author's last name and the publication date are inserted at the appropriate point in the text, following the material cited.

Reference List:

To find examples of a variety of types of documents for your reference list, please consult our APA Format Handout. You will find information on how to cite books, articles, websites, videos and other materials.