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APA Citation Style

APA citation is primarily used by disciplines in the business, social science, health, and education fields. The new 7th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association was published in October 2019. Some instructors may still be using the 6th edition (examples below). Please consult your instructor if you are unsure which edition to use.

MLA Citation Style

English and many other disciplines within the humanities use the MLA citation format.