This blog post summarises quite well the main differences between APA and MLA styles in their later editions. Please, take some time to read it. Then, go on with your reading on the first Wikispaces’ activity.

An academic paper should follow a defined formatting style that is characterized by standard fonts, margin and indentation. The standardization is crucial in gaining credibility with academic audience. The common academic format styles include APA, MLA, Chicago, Harvard, and Turabian. The following are the rules and guidelines as well as the example of each format […]

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One thought on “APA vs MLA

  1. We all should learn this by heart to avoid problems in our papers. The thing is that APA rules change every year, so we must keep up to date and that’s not always easy. Very interesting post, by the way, bookmarked now.

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