Q. How do I write a paper in APA format?
The library provides access to APA Style CENTRAL, a database that will walk you through how to format your paper.
You will need to login with your NTNET login, if you are accessing the database from home: http://lib01.tarleton.edu/scripts/lib_redirect.pl?apa
The library also has print copies of the APA Manual (6th edition) that you can use to format your paper:
Call Number: BF76.7.P83 2010
Location: Reference Desk and Curriculum Collection in Dick Smith Library
Reference Collection in Texan Hall (Tarleton-Fort Worth)
Note: Items in the Reference Collections are in-house use only.
Other resources that can help you cite and organize sources:
- Citation tips in the APA BLOG http://blog.apastyle.org/
- Purdue OWL http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01
- DOI information http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2009/09/a-doi-and-url-flowchart.html
- Sample paper with format, citation and style tips https://www.tarleton.edu/library/documents/writing-apa-style.pdf