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Organization Development

This guide is for the AU School of Public Affairs master of science in organization development (MSOD) program.

APA Citation Style Resources

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed., 2010). 
(Call number: Ready Reference PN 147.A4 2010.)
Print copies of the latest edition are located at the reference desk and at the dictionary stand near the stairwell on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Bender Library.

  • APA Style - Online Writing Lab (OWL) from Purdue University.
    Includes explanations and detailed discussion. Most trusted online citation style resource.
  • APA Style: The Social Sciences - From Diana Hacker's book: Research and Documentation Online, 5th edition.
    Excellent resource for understanding formation of APA in-text citations, list of references. Includes examples of manuscript formating and a sample paper. 

  • Documenting Sources in APA Style: 2010 Update - Adapted from Hacker/Sommers, The Bedford Handbook, 8th ed. (Boston: Bedford, 2010).
    Part 1 (PDF) - in-text citations, citing print sources.
    Part 2 (PDF) - Citing online sources, other print sources, APA manuscript format, sample APA research paper.
  • FAQ Web Site from the American Psychological Association.
    Frequently Asked Questions about APA Style 
    This site contains tutorials for learning the APA Style.