APA Style 6th Ed.: In-Text Citations, Quotations, and Plagiarism

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

This video will show you how to set up your paper following correct APA Style guidelines in Microsoft Word 2010 for PC. This specific video focuses on using parenthetical and in-text citations, quotations, and how to properly credit authors to avoid plagiarism.

The steps should be very similar on every version of Word since 2007 for PC. On Word for Mac, I believe the steps are the same, but the interface is different.

For how to make a Title Page and Running Head:

For how to make a Reference List:

For more information about APA Style, pick up the latest version of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, or browse through the resources at the Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL):
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/10/
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20 Comments

  1. emo kid says:

    Dude thank you so much!!

  2. Victor Koros says:

    Nice and informative publish. However, do we use e.g. (2.20) in academic essay?

  3. Aragaw Fentabil says:

    Thank you. But, How can I cite Author (Date) APA style in Word 2016?

  4. Sarah Stallard says:

    Thank you very much!

  5. theach8, M.D. says:

    I came here looking for how to cite a paraphrase. You spoke about how we should use quotations sparingly so then Paraphrase is better but the question is how differently do you cite a paraphrase?

  6. Sharonda Oberlton says:

    So helpful, thank you so much!!

  7. a morse says:

    This was very helpful.

  8. Daniel Anderson says:

    you should make a for dummies book for this shit

  9. Suzie Taboh says:

    Thanks Samuel

  10. Laura Trujillo says:

    you saved my live! good explanations

  11. truHipHopTv says:

    what if its wikipidia

  12. Shadi Zarghami says:

    Thank you so much for such a great video . English is my second language and when i was working on my paper i was freaking out on how to the APA style and do the in text citation and when i saw your video I feel so much confident about including those citation in my paper .

  13. donyamalak lolo says:

    APA go to hell lol thanks this really helps

  14. Renku07 says:

    Thank you for sharing your knowledge with us over Youtube. I had forgotten how to do this but your video has reminded me how to do it.

  15. Naomi Giovannelli says:

    does anybody know how to do this for a WEBSITE source? Not a book, and there are not authors.

  16. Jerry Hernandez says:

    I searched websites for about 3 minutes and finally said, YouTube never lets me down lets go there and sure enough you were the first video and answered my question in the first 50 seconds. Bless you sir.

  17. dc Grant says:

    Tears of joy!

  18. Deja Te Cuento Yashira Lakshmi Priya says:

    Thank you!

  19. Ginny Petatan says:

    What if the article doesn't have a date on it? Its a website. Thank you

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