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APA Format

What is APA Format?

APA Format is...

  • A citation format to follow when crediting sources in your papers
  • A style guide for formatting text, headings, title page, etc.
  • Published in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
  • Required by the School of Education and GSASS

APA TUTORIALS

Lesley Libraries' six-part series goes over all the nuts and bolts of using APA style.

If you are new to APA style, start here!

Check out another helpful APA tutorial from Harvard University Libraries: APA Exposed

APA Manuals

Lesley Tutoring Services

Contact Lesley's Center for Academic Achievement for help with formatting APA, as well as writing papers and other academic challenges.

Services include:

  • online tutoring for students taking courses off-campus or during intensive residencies
  • face-to-face tutoring for students taking courses on-campus.