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Scientific Papers and Lab Reports: Citing in APA

Originally created for Agricultural Sciences courses, this guide will help you identify the parts of a scientific paper, lab reports, and some citing guidelines.

Citing in APA

Use this page to create the References portion of your scientific paper and/or lab report in the APA citation style. Why cite? Check out our Academic Honesty/Plagiarism online tutorial for the whys and hows of avoiding plagiarism.

APA Video Walkthrough

Citing in APA

Use the following video and sites to learn about proper citation in APA. In addition, learn about cross-checking your citations (this video uses mostly MLA citations but gives a good idea of the practice of cross-checking). 

You can also create citations using generators. Remember: it's your responsibility to double check the citations for accuracy!

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