Drag and Drop Anatomy of Citations - APA Style

Submitted by Eric Kowalik on March 2nd, 2022
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Short Description: 

In this activity, students are asked to identify necessary citation information, place the information in the correct citation order and then identify the source type. To begin, the student is shown four sources on the topic of Mars exploration, these questions are for practice and are not graded. The second set of four sources on the topic of refugees is graded. (This module was partially adapted with permission from Grand Valley State University Libraries.)

Learning Outcomes: 

Students will correctly cite four source types using the American Psychological Association (APA) style.

Information Literacy concepts:

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Suggested Citation: 
Kowalik, Eric. "Drag and Drop Anatomy of Citations - APA Style." CORA (Community of Online Research Assignments), 2022.