This page contains sample papers formatted in seventh edition APA Style. The sample papers show the format that authors should use to submit a manuscript for publication in a professional journal and that students should use to submit a paper to an instructor for a course assignment. You can download the Word files to use as templates and edit them as needed for the purposes of your own papers.
This is a blog actively run by APA style experts. They post recommendations for how to cite specific sources (such as social media sites) as well as general formatting and style guidelines. We recommend these blog posts in particular: