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After you have a draft of your paper make an appointment with University Writing Services. They can assist in the editing process and help you develop your writing skills. Writing Services provides virtual consultations for SPS students!
If SLU doesn't already subscribe to a journal, you can request articles for free through Interlibrary Loan's Illiad service. If you have questions about Interlibrary Loan (ILL) or using Illiad please contact our chat service or your librarian.
APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 7th edition of the APA manual, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page. For more information, please consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, (7th ed.).
The style and grammar guidelines pages present information about APA Style as described in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition and the Concise Guide to APA Style, Seventh Edition.
Organize your Research
EndNote is a citation management program that helps you collect, organize, and manage references to articles, books, dissertations, Web pages, and more. EndNote is available to all SLU students and faculty as an ITS software download. See EndNote Tips for more information.