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APA Style Guide, 6th Edition (2010): Books

APA Publication Manual

The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th ed is the best source of information for writing a paper in the APA style. Copies are available for check out  at the WNC Library.

Finding books on the library shelves - Library of Congress Classification

Books in the library are arranged by the Library of Congress Classification System with each letter standing for a subject.  Books on writing research papers are located in the following areas:

BF76.7 Psychology Research
LB2369 Education & Report Writing
PE1408 English Language & Report Writing

Books on Writing Research Papers Using the APA Citation Style

American Psychological Association. (2010). Concise rules of APA style (6th ed.).

      Washington, DC: Author.  (BF 76.7 .C88)

American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American

      Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author.  (BF 76.7 .P83)

Ballenger, B. (2009). The curious researcher (6th ed.).  New York, NY:

     Longman. (LB 2369 .B246)

Coyle, W., & Law, J. (2010). Research papers (15th ed.).  New York, NY:

     Longman. (LB 2369 .C65)

Hacker, D., & Fister, B. ((2015). Research and documentation in the digital age (6th ed.). Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martins.

      (LB 2369 .H29)

Hacker, D., & Sommers, N. (2016). A writer’s reference (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martins.

     (PE 1408 .H2778)

Hacker, D., & Sommers, N. (2017). The Bedford handbook (10th ed.).  Boston, MA: 

     Bedford/St. Martins. (PE 1408 .H277)

Lester, J. D., Sr., & Lester, J. D., Jr. (2010).  Writing research papers: A complete

     guide (13th ed.). New York, NY: Longman.  (LB 2369 .L4)

Reid, S. (2011). The Prentice Hall essential guide for college writers (9th ed.).

      Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.  (PE 1408 .R424)

Finding Books on the Library Shelves - Tutorial

Look at the video below for a short explanation of how to locate a book on the library shelves.