APA style is a standard for formatting papers and citing sources that is set out by the American Psychological Association. It is frequently used in education. It covers:
is the official guide to APA style. The current edition is the 7th edition, but the 6th edition is still being used for some assignments. No automated citation generator is perfect and you should always double-check your citations using the Publication Manual or a website such as the Online Writing Laboratory (OWL) at Purdue.
For more information on citation managers like Zotero, Mendeley, Endnote, and more see our Citation Management LibGuide: