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COM 204 Using APA Documentation 10-Sep-09 General APA Tips APA prioritizes last name of author and year of publication (Smith, 2005) Abbreviated reference in the text must be connected to a full citation in the reference list Give credit for all words and ideas not your own Put direct quotations in quotation marks In-text citations Standard: (Author, Date) Quotation: (Author, Date, page#) Multiple authors: (Author & Author, Date) or (Author, Author, & Author, Date) Use whatever order they are on the book—not necessarily in alphabetical order If information is in the content of the sentence, it doesn’t need to be repeated in the parentheses End punctuation for the sentence follows the in-text citation (Jones, 2006). Reference List Details Use italics for book, journal, newspaper, and magazine titles Be careful with capitalization! Use initials only for first and middle names: Painter, M., & Tiller, J.
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course COM 204 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Purdue.

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