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)
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 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/monica-raye-simpson/reproductive-justice-matters_b_6582766.html.
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 http://www.plannedparenthood.org/about-us/who-we-are/mission.
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.
AMA (American Medical Association) Manual of Style: a guide for authors and editors. (CSUMB Reference Collection REF R119 .A533 2007)
AMA Manual of Style (AMA Manual's website)
Citing Medicine, 2nd Ed. (NLM Style Guide for Authors, Editors, and Publishers)