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Choosing a Citation Style in EBSCO Databases
Use the Citation Format drop-down menu on the print or e-mail screen to select the citation style.
Common APA Errors by Citation Tools
Common APA Errors
- Uppercase is used in article titles. Except for the first word, the first word following a colon, and proper nouns, all words in article titles should be lowercase.
- The volume number of the journal should also be italicized.
- If no DOI is included, a database name or a database url is included in the retrieval statement. Instead of the database name or url, include the url for the publisher of the journal.
- Extraneous information is included (e.g. Cover Story). Delete this information.
When in doubt, check with your course instructors about their preference for listing citations in your references page.