For resources on using APA Style, please see the APA Style & Writing Resources InfoGuide. The information below is specifically related to transitioning to the new 7th edition manual from the previous edition.
The Seventh Edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association was published in October 2019.
FNU will begin using the new 7th edition of the Publication Manual in
Summer Term 2020
Training sessions led by Gail Spake, Writing Support Specialist, and Carla Townsend, Information Services Librarian, were held to review using APA Style in general and to discuss changes from the sixth edition to the seventh.
The 7th edition manual will be available from the school bookstore and various other retailers. Retail cost for the paperback version is $31.99
There are significant differences between the new edition and the old. However, the seventh edition is overall much easier to use and has more examples. See the next page for more information on the differences.