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APA Citations

Formatting Your Paper

Most Chattanooga State teachers
DO NOT require complete APA formatting for the body of the paper. 

Add an abstract, section headings, and appendices ONLY if specifically required by your teacher.

More Help with APA

Snapshot of an APA Paper

APA style shows how to cite your sources and how to set up your paper.  APA style papers are double-spaced and use Times New Roman, 12 pt. point.  In-Text ciations show the sources for your ideas and information,  They point to the full citations in the References page.  2. References page shows readers where to look for more information on your topic.  Each citation points to a specific source.