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Journalism: AP Style and Citations

A guide for researching journalism topics and for journalists conducting research

Citation Styles: Which Is Right for You?

Most professional journalists will use Associated Press (AP) style.  As an academic, you  may also be asked to use other styles.  If you are in a class, ask the instructor what style they prefer. If you are publishing a book or article, check the publisher's submission guidelines.

AP Style

APA Style

Other Citation Styles

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