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APA Style Central

Guide for creating and using APA Style Central

What is APA Style Central

A resource produced by the American Psychological Association, the creator of APA Style. It provides all the tools necessary to create properly formatted references and papers. Individual user accounts are not needed to access the Learning Center, but they are required to create and save references. Off-campus: Best viewed in Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Will not work with Internet Explorer!

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Don't Forget!

You can only be logged on to one device at a time! If you are working on a paper at home LOG OFF before trying to access your documents anywhere else! 

Having additional trouble?

For log in problems:
  • You can email APA Style Central at for assistance
  • Or call 1- 800- 374-2721, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET.

For tech support ( think your work didn't save):

Why should I use APA Style Central?!

  • Because it takes away the stress of doing APA Style on your own!
  • It creates a  paper that is formatted in correct APA Style! No guess work!
  • No more points being taken off for incorrect formatting!