Psychological Association (APA) style is the accepted standard
for Curry School of Education graduate programs.
A workbook that covers APA style is a suggested text and one
class will be devoted to APA style. The APA Publication
Manual (5th ed.) is available for purchase through the
APA web site and at bookstores.
Psychological Association (2001). Publication manual of
the American Psychological Association (5th Ed.). Washington,
learners not familiar with APA style, links to the various resources are available through the University of Virginia Education Library link below. There are links to resources you can print and keep with you
as a quick and easy reference. Thanks to Kay Buchanan from
the Education Library for suggesting this resource for us. The UVA and the Ohio State Guides can be printed and can be valuable additions to your research folder. The Purdue guide is an outstanding Internet guide and should be book marked and open while doing papers in your Curry graduate program.
University of Virginia Education Library links to APA Style
Students can use an on-line system called RefWorks that is available without charge to UVA student through the library.
a more complete listing of APA style tips, go to
are commercial programs that will format papers in APA style.
The following links will lead you to information on two of
those programs. EndNote is more sophisticated and therefore
more expensive. Reference Point is less complex and less expensive,
but it is adequate for most student uses.