The Kaplan University Writing Center is proud to share this new video tutorial which provides a basic overview of APA. In just over five minutes, the video demonstrates following APA Style means adhering to both paper formatting and citation guidelines. The video is friendly, fun, and accessible via captions.
Students struggle with APA and other forms of citation. This struggle often leads to accidental plagiarism and student frustration. (See our New Avoiding Plagiarism Tutorial.) It takes a lot of practice and good explanations to help students incorporate APA into their research writing.
Further help students with their research writing by giving them a direct link to this and other KUWC resources. This link can easily be inserted into papers and otherwise shared with students giving them a nice overview of the APA.