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Public Administration: Citing Sources / Style Guides

Students and researchers in Public Administration will find the following resources especially useful.

Plagiarism Information and video tutorials

The WMU Libraries Plagiarism Guide is full of information about what plagiarism is, how to avoid it, and how concerns about plagiarism are handled at WMU.
 

Citation software

Quick Citation Formatting in Databases. Many databases allow you to format citations into various writing styles. When available, look for the wording “cite” or “cite now,” or see if it is an option after clicking on “save, print, email.”

APA Style

Image of the cover of the APA Publication Manual

The latest print edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is available in most of the University Libraries reference collections under the call number BF 76.7 .P83.