Start with a keyword search which searches book titles, authors, subject headings, book descriptions, etc.
Get fancy with AND and OR to broaden or narrow your search.
You can search for specific phrases by using quotation marks.
An asterisk* will let you search for the root of a word and any variation after the asterisk (educat* = education, educate, educated, educating)
Multiple copies of the APA Manual (7th ed.) are available at the Research Help Desk and in the Book Collection.
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See the citation guide for more guidance.