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Virtual Library & Student Resource Guide: Citing in APA (6th Edition)

APA 6 Citations Examples

Click on the image below to download the APA Citation Examples handout. This handout is very helpful when you need a quick reference of the most commonly used citations!

Online Help

Excellent online guides to help you create proper APA citations:

Free citation software:

  • Zotero: "Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources" (Zotero website).
  • Mendeley: "Read, organize, and cite all of your research from one library."

Most library databases provide a citation; always check it against the APA Handbook or your professor's instructions.

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