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Public Health: APA Style

Comprehensive guide to library and open resources that support Purdue students, staff, and faculty with Public Health research and publication.

American Psychological Society (APA) Style

APA Style is a way to format scholarly papers, including college term papers as well as research-based manuscripts submitted for journal publication. APA Style covers everything about writing a paper, from the title page to the references list at the end.

Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL) contains tips for correctly formatting your paper in APA Style.

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