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KIN 355 Ethics in Physical Activity & Health - Course Guide

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Articles and Databases

Citing your Sources

APA Style Guide

APA (American Psychological Association) Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
(CSUMB Reference Collection REF BF 76.7 .P82 2010)

APA Style (APA Manual's website)

APA Formatting and Style Guide (Purdue University Online Writing Lab)

APA: Citing your sources in an oral presentation (CSUMB)

Reference Examples

APA Reference Examples


Citing a journal article

Here is one example of how to cite an article in a journal:

Author [Last Name, First Initial]. (Date). Article Title. Journal Title, Volume (Issue), Page Range.

Ryan, C. (2003). Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth: Health Concerns, Services, and Care. Clinical Research & Regulatory Affairs, 20(2), 137.


Citing a website page

Here is one example of how to cite an online newspaper article with a personal author:

Author. (Date). Page Title. Periodical Title. Retrieved from [Website address].

Simpson, M.R. (February 2015). Reproductive justice matters. Huffington Post. Retrieved from


Here is one example of how to cite a website page with a corporate/organizational author:

Corporate/Organizational Author. (Date). Page Title. Retrieved from [Website address].

Planned Parenthood. (2014). Mission. Retrieved from


Citing data sets

Here is one example of how to cite data sets:

Agency/Organization. (Date). Title [Data file]. Retrieved from [Name of Database/Website].

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) to Combat Obesity, Heart Disease and Cancer [Data file]. Retrieved from the Health Data Initiative database.

Cooperative Learning Center

The Cooperative Learning Center (CLC) is located on the second floor of the library (room 2125) and engages a community of diverse learners in peer-to-peer collaboration to develop study skills, habits of mind, and knowledge essential for interdisciplinary learning. The CLC provides both virtual/online and in-person writing tutoring services. The Center is open for virtual and in-person visits.