A Guide in Using APA Format
THE FOLLOWING is a guide in using the American Psychological Association (APA) format. As the APA style is now widely used by various academic fields and institution, students and educators need to have a background on this format now more than ever.
A Guide in Using APA Format: The Basics
The list of works cited should begin at the end of the paper on a new page with the centered title, References. Alphabetize the entries in your list by the author's last name, using the letter-by-letter system (ignore spaces and other punctuation.) Only the initials of the first and middle names are given. If the author's name is unknown, alphabetize by the title, ignoring any A, An, or The.