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APA Style (7th ed.)

Learn more about the APA Style (7th ed.) rules

What's wrong with this journal article reference?

What's wrong with this reference to a chapter in an edited book?

Match a reference to the resource type

7th Edition APA Style References Formatting Activity

7th Edition APA Style References Formatting Activity

This Word document from the American Psychological Association provides sample, incorrect references from 30 different types of resources. Try reformatting the examples to the correct formatting for each resource type.

Answers to the exercise are available in APA Style Reference Examples PDF, and you can also search WriteAnswers by keyword for example references. For example, to check your answer for example #1 in the exercise, searching for "Journal article" in WriteAnswers will lead you to How Do I Reference a Journal Article That Has a DOI in APA Style?