APA (American Psychological Association) is most commonly used to cite sources within the social and behavioral sciences. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition) is available at:
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As you're researching, get in the habit of writing down as much information as you can while you are first looking at a source in case you need to find it again. Not sure what to include? Some good choices include:
Use whichever style your professor recommends. For additional help, visit the APA style guides below. Some of the databases, such as EBSCOhost and ProQuest have a citation button, which will automatically create citations for each source.
Been hearing a lot about Zotero or EndNote from your colleagues? This link will take you to a guide that defines citation organizers, and gives you some of the main ones out there to help you choose which one is best for you.