Apa style is a writing style and format for academic documents such as scholarly journal articles and books, and is commonly used for citing sources within the. San diego, ca: academic press e‐books: author, a a (year) title of book retrieved apa style uses the author and date when citing sources in the text. Cite a book in apa format perfectly examples include ebooks, books in print and books from a database create the perfect apa formatted bibliography.
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