Answered By: Rachel Willard
Last Updated: May 02, 2017     Views: 6255

APA style encompasses a wide range of formatting and style guidelines you should follow in your Walden coursework. Here are some actions you can take to improve your adherence to APA guidelines and help with your APA format:

1. Read the APA overview

2. Use the Writing Center's APA Scavenger Hunt to find more APA resources.

3. Use the Common Reference List Examples as templates to format your own references.

4. View an archived webinar on APA.

5. E-mail the Writing Center staff at with your specific questions about APA style or formatting.

6. Schedule an appointment with the Writing Center for a review of your paper’s APA.


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Do you have other general writing questions? E-mail the Writing Center at

Other questions about your doctoral capstone or the Form & Style review? E-mail the Dissertation Editors at

Want to peruse other writing resources? Go to the Writing Center’s homepage. 

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