APA Style CENTRAL® is the only authoritative and complete online environment for teaching, writing, and publishing in APA Style®. Designed to help users develop their writing and professional research skills, APA Style CENTRAL combines sophisticated learning and teaching tools, advanced writing and content management technology, and full integration of APA’s best-selling Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association® to create an unparalleled web-based suite of integrated services and tools.
The KU Library is happy to announce that we have worked with the APA to provide free trial access to APA Style Central for the month of March (March 1 - March 31, 2017). During this time, you will have complete access to APA Style Central and all of its features. The purpose of the trial is to evaluate whether or not it should be a permanent addition to our subscriptions.
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Getting Started With APA Style
Learn the basics of APA Style, including how to format a manuscript, understand the form and function of common manuscript parts, organize and express your thoughts clearly and precisely, employ the mechanics of style, use graphic elements effectively, credit sources and acknowledge the contributions of others, and construct a comprehensive and reliable reference list.