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CDU Library Referencing Guide: APA

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APA 6th Referencing

CDU APA 6th Referencing Style Guide (February 2018)

Examples are taken from American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed). Washington, DC: Author. 


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