Acknowledge sources

Whenever you use somebody else's work you have to give credit to the original author. There are several ways of doing this. The most common citation style in the Netherlands are the APA guidelines. On this page, we explain more about how to acknowledge sources using APA.

The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition is the official source for APA Style. There are some changes relative to the sixth edition from 2009. The Dutch manual De APA-richtlijnen uitgelegd is based on the sixth edition. A third and new edition of this manual will be published on by the Werkgroep APA in the course of 2021.

Other frequently used citation styles