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APA Citation Resources

All Bank Street assignments and independent studies should be formatted according to American Psychological Association 7th edition.

APA Resources
Links to everything you need to know about APA 7th edition.  


  • Paper Format
    If there is a choice follow the “student” paper option.
  • Sample Student Paper (pdf)
    Study the Sample Paper, and learn how to format your next assignment using APA 7th edition.

Bank Street Resources

External Resources

  • Citation Builder
    North Carolina State University Citation Builder. Remember to select APA 6th ed.
  • Citation Fox
    University Libraries, University at Albany, SUNY. Contains templates and examples for over 900 different resource types.
  • OWL Purdue
    Everyone’s favorite citation resource.
  • Mendeley
    A place to read, organize, and annotate documents. Works well with Zotero.
  • Zotero
    An easy-to-use tool to help collect, organize, cite, and share research sources.

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