Writing an APA Research Paper:

Writing a Thesis Statement

PowerPoint: Using APA Format

  • This is a comprehensive PowerPoint from the Owl at Purdue Writing Lab that provides examples for an APA style research paper including: parenthetical notation, citations, and a reference page.

The Owl at Purdue Formatting and Style Guide

  • This is a great site that provides an overview of APA style formatting and set up including: parenthetical notation, writing a title page, writing an abstract and creating a reference page.

Sample Research Paper

  • This page has a complete sample APA style research paper including: title page, introduction, body with parenthetical notation, conclusion and reference page. There are other links on this site that will be most helpful.

Citation Machine

Easy Bib

  • Interactive tools for setting up APA reference pages...great tricks that can save you a lot of aggravation!

Ultimate Style Guide for APA Papers