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Criminal Justice: APA Citations & Noodlebib

Why Cite?

It is important to give credit to the authors of the books, periodicals, websites, and other sources used in writing your papers.

Failure to acknowledge the source of the materials you use is considered to be plagiarism.

Examples of APA Format

Academic Journal/Peer Reviewed: 

Last, F. (2000). Article title. Name of journal, VOL(ISSUE), 1-10. DOI

Website

Last, F. (2011, January 1). Article title. Retrieved November 17, 2015, from

     Name of web site: http://URL

Newspaper from a database: 

Last name, F. N. (2011, January 1). Article title. Name of newspaper, section.

     DOINumber

Newspaper from website: 

Authorlast, A. (2015, November 1). Article title. Name of newspaper, Section,

     pp. 1-2. Retrieved from http://URL

Print Book: 

Last name, F. N. (2016). Title of Book. City, State: Publisher.

e-Book: 

Smith, J. (2017). Title. Retrieved from Name of Database. (Accession No.

     Accession Number)

 

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