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The 6th edition of APA has been in use at AUT University since Semester 1, 2010

APA 6th handouts

AUT Library has created a short guide to APA 6th to print out for quick reference.

Reference management software

You may use one of the following software for storing and managing references. Click the links to find our user's guides:

EndNote - AUT staff and students may download it for free from the AUT website for off-campus use.

Zotero - free product.

Mendeley - free product.


Welcome to AUT Library's guide to APA 6th

Each institution using APA interprets it in slightly different ways. The AUT Library recommends that APA be used as shown in the examples in this guide.

Click on the tabs above to find how to reference books, articles, websites etc in APA 6th:

  • top row of tabs - explanations
  • bottom row of tabs -  examples

APA 6th guides

   APA Style Blog
  This official companion to the manual
  is searchable online.

   APA Style Blog FAQs