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APA Citation Style Resources

APA Citation Style 7th ed. - More resources

Streaming Videos on APA

Copyright & Plagiarism

Library Resources:

The Copyright library guide contains information and links on copyright and fair dealing.

To learn more about plagiarism, consult the library website.


Price, B. (2014). Avoiding plagiarism: guidance for nursing students. Nursing Standard, 28(26), 45-51.

Booth, Y. (1996). Writing an academic essay: a practical guide for nurses. British Journal Of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing), 5(16), 995-999.


Tools for Reference Lists

APA Format template (Word) and Sample Papers

Below are links to documents on APA formatting rules and a sample paper that highlights formatting.


APA Citation Style 7th ed.

The Practical Nursing department requires students use the APA Citation style for their research papers. Here are some helpful guides to APA:

Check out the Using APA, MLA... link on the VCC Library website for additional resources. Many of the article databases will do the work for you by putting your selected articles into APA Style when you save or email them. However, some databases are still doing the APA citation using the 6th edition. Review and compare the suggested citation format against the VCC Style Guide to APA 7th ed.

APA Style - Hanging Indents

APA and PowerPoint

APA and Secondary Sources

APA Citation exercises

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Resources on Academic Writing

Plagiarism and Plagiarism Quizzes

To get an overview on plagiarism, watch this VCC library streaming video:

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