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APA (7th edition) Citation Guide

NWACC Library APA Citation Style (7th Ed) GuideThe 7th edition of APA citation style was published in October 2019.

Introduction to APA Citation Style

The APA citation style is primarily used by disciplines in the business, social sciences, health, and education fields. The official guide is published by the American Psychological Association:

There are several official resources online to help you with APA:

The main navigation links will show you how to set up your paper in APA format, and how to properly cite a variety of resources, both in your references list and within your paper using in-text citations.


Try a short explainer created for NWACC assignments.



This APA 7th Edition guide has been adapted from Santa Fe College's (Lawrence W. Tyree Library) APA 7th Edition Citation Guide by Diana Matthews.