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TEP Guide: Referencing

This guide contains links to resources, services and information specific to students undertaking TEP studies.

CDU APA Style

CDU APA 7th style guide 2020

What does APA referencing look like?

This sample essay shows how citations appear in an essay and what a reference list looks like.

APA 7th resources

The American Psychological Association's APA website has comprehensive styles guidelines by topic and an informative blog: https://apastyle.apa.org/

You can also consult the print edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association available via Library Search .

 

Mini Videos

Watch the entire APA Referencing Playlist

Watch the entire APA Referencing Playlist

Watch the entire APA Referencing Playlist

Watch the entire APA Referencing Playlist

Watch the entire APA Referencing Playlist

Watch the entire APA Referencing Playlist

How do I...?

1. Remove any formatting you might have put in - no tabs, no extra spaces

2. Make sure all entries are left aligned

3. Select whole list of references

4. To create hanging indent on Windows PC = CTRL + T

5. To create hanging indent on Mac = Command + T

1. Highlight and select all your reference list entries

2. In the toolbar at the top of your word document click on the A-Z icon

3. You may need to add the extra line spaces in again

Writing a paper for Psychology?

Consult the Writing for Psychology guide if you are writing a paper to the conventions of the American Psychological Association.

New 7th edition of APA in 2020 (valid from Semester 1 2020 onwards)

Watch this video to see the key changes in APA style. 

Or have a look at the table below outlining the differences between the 6th and 7th APA style.

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