APA Style® CENTRAL will be on trial access until 28 May, 2017.
APA Style® CENTRAL training seminar will be on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Please click here for detailed information.
APA Style CENTRAL® is the authoritative and complete online environment for teaching, writing, and publishing in APA Style®. Designed to help users develop their writing and professional research skills, APA Style CENTRAL combines sophisticated learning and teaching tools, advanced writing and content manage- ment technology.
APA Style CENTRAL® provides instruction on and tools for how to think and write like scholars as it prepares the next and future generations of scholarly writers. It focuses on the application and proper use of APA Style®, the leading writing style for the behavioral sciences and many other disciplines. It serves students who are new to academic writing and APA Style, as well as those who are more advanced in their academic careers but who need to reinforce their understanding of APA Style rules. It provides pedagogical tools for instructors and components for researchers who are actively publishing. APA Style CENTRAL is a flexible and versatile, end-to-end resource for all facets of the scholarly writing and research processes.
All of the tools within APA Style CENTRAL have been created by a team of APA Style experts, which assures users and instructors a level of accuracy, consistency, and confidence not available from any other source. It provides the resources necessary to learn, research, write, and publish in APA Style, directly from the creators of and experts on APA Style, the American Psychological Association.
Learning Center -- The Learning Center equips students and instructors with a digital media library packed with hundreds of learning objects (including instructional videos, self-quizzes, samples, and more) created by APA Style experts for optimal comprehension and assessment.
- 66 Quick Guides
- 18 Tutorials
- 10 Self Quizzes
- 10 Tests
- Convenient links to sections of the Publication Manual
Research Center -- The Research Center provides undergraduate and graduate students a means of learning about the research process, and for generating and actively planning their own research projects. It also houses more than 80 forms for proper reference formatting, along with an extensive library of preformatted citations.
- 17 Reference Books
- 2 Dictionaries
- Helpful Research Tools
Writing Center -- The Writing Center provides a structured and collaborative writing environment that features authoritative guidance for all types of scholarly writing in APA Style. Preformatted templates, context-sensitive help, and specially developed toolbars help guide writers to proper formatting regardless of paper type.
- 8 Paper Templates Provide Basic Paper Formatting
- Collaboration with other Authors and Instructors
- Convenient Tools for References and Other Elements of Paper
- Links to Help and Related Resources
Publishing Center -- The Publishing Center enables users to browse or search information on peer-reviewed journals from more than 260 different publishers in order to find the best outlet for the publication of their work, or to simply better understand the scholarly journal landscape.
- Over 2,100 Peer-reviewed Titles
- Detailed Publisher Information
- Global Coverage
- A Great Reference Point For Students
A link to APA Style® CENTRAL is available on the Databases page.