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Library Workshop - APA Style 7th Edition (In-text Citations & References)

This page serves as a guide for our APA 7th Edition Workshop instruction.

APA Style Workshop --- Become an APA Master

Workshop Learning Outcomes

After the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Articulate the importance of citing sources of information
  • Identify four basic elements of APA references
  • Construct correct references for a book/ebook, a journal article, and a webpage
  • Format and order a reference list
  • Create accurate in-text citations

Step One --- Complete a Pre-Test

In order to access the online Pre-Test, please first use the link below to log into your EWU account by typing your ewu email.

Your EWU Login

Then, you click on the link below to access the Pre-Test.

APA 7th Edition Workshop Pre-Test

All your answers are anonymous. 

Step Two --- Workshop Instruction

Topic 1: What is plagiarism?

Topic 2: Why do you need citation style? 

Topic 3: What are the four basic elements of a reference citation?

Hands-on Practice 1 – Four Elements

Topic 4: How do you cite a book?

Hands-on Practice 2 – Book/eBook

Topic 5: How do you cite a journal article? 

Hands-on Practice 3 – Journal Article

Topic 6: How do you cite a web page?

Hands-on Practice 4 – Web Page

Topic 7: How tdo you format a reference list?

Hands-on Practice 5 – References List

Topic 8: How do you format an in-text citation?

Hands-on Practice 6 – In-Text Citation

Step Three --- Complete a Post-Test

Please click on the link below to access the Post-Test

APA 7th Edition Workshop Post-Test

All your answers are anonymous.

Thank you for completing the post-test!