Edc_2011_O - Appendix O APA Documentation formatting advice APPENDIX O APA DOCUMENTATION FORMATTING ADVICE This appendix provides information on

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Appendix O: APA Documentation— formatting advice 397 APPENDIX O: APA DOCUMENTATION— FORMATTING ADVICE This appendix provides information on how to use the American Psychologi- cal Association (APA) format in your reference list. As a supplement to Chap- ter 26, it covers the sources most commonly used in EDC. For information on APA format for other kinds of references, such as email communication, gov- ernment documents, or encyclopedia entries, etc., see the Purdue Online Writ- ing Lab site at http://owl.english.purdue.edu/. BOOK Basic format: (1) author’s last name followed by first initial (if the author is unknown, begin with the title); (2) year of publication (in parentheses); (3) title (italicized; capitalize only the first letter of the first word, with the excep- tion of proper nouns); (4) place of publication; (5) publisher. See the example below, paying special attention to the punctuation marks used. The punctua- tion in a reference list helps readers see at a glance what kind of source (book,
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