The APA Manual: APA Style is the Publication Manual of the APA (aka The APA Manual), and is located in many UVA Libraries. Click this link to see where copies of the APA Manual are located. Most must be used in the Library. It has instructions for writing titles and abstracts for your papers and articles, as well as giving examples of proper terminology and reference citations.
APA Tutorial The tutorial shows you how to format your APA paper and cite correctly.
Presenting Your Findings: A Practical Guide for Creating Tables by Adelheid A. M. Nicol and Penny M. Pexman Publication Date: 2010 This book provides invaluable guidance on the proper table format for a wide range of statistical analyses in an engaging and accessible format.
Displaying Your Findings: A Practical Guide for Creating Figures, Posters and Presentations by Adelheid A. M. Nicol and Penny M. Pexman Publication Date: 2010 This book provides essential guidance on creating figures that effectively present findings, presenting conference posters, and presentations.
Common examples of plagiarism include:
Note: Text isn't the only thing that can be plagiarized. You also must credit the sources of images, graphics, charts, drawings, video, music, etc.
Do you use EndNote for your bibliographic information? We do not have a license for it at UVA, but you may find it worth the investement. There is a very good guide available from Monash University on EndNote if you have questions about it. They have information on connecting to various databases includes Factiva, Google Scholar, JSTOR and Web of Science.