American Psychological Association - APA Style CENTRAL
Company: American Psychological Association, Washington, DC
Company Description: American Psychological Association is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 117,500 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members.
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Nomination Sub Category: New Product or Service of the Year - Education - Source for Reference or Education Resources
Nomination Title: APA Style CENTRAL
Tell the story about this nominated product or service (up to 650 words). Describe its function, features, benefits, and performance to date:
APA Style CENTRAL features full integration of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association®, setting standards for scholarship by providing an unequaled, authoritative, online writing platform for students around the world. Created by APA Style experts, this new institutional resource uses preformatted templates, reference forms and hundreds of educational tools and samples to coach students throughout the scholarly writing process.
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- The Learning Center includes a rich assortment of learning and institutional objects that enable users to design their own approach to mastering APA Style.
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