Mercy College courses require that students folow the formatting and citation rules set forth in the 6th edition of the America Psychological Association Publication Manual. You can download a PDF of the Official Mercy College APA Guide at the right.

Additional APA resources are available in the Mercy College Library LOR on D2L.

Citing Sources

  • APA Style Blog    The APA blogs examples and clarifications of the manual's rules often. It can be a good place to check for the official word on tricky types of citations.                 
  • Purdue University OWL The online writing lab at Purdue is often considered the go-to for examples of correct APA citation.

  • CrossRef.org Use this search to find the doi of an article if the article itself does not list one. Keep in mind, not all articles have doi numbers assigned!
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APA Writing Templates