A document class dedicated to formatting document elements conforming to APA style (6th edition).

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Apa6, biblatex, and backend=bibtex

I have to use apa6 with biblatex and bibtex as the backend. Unfortunately, that doesn't really work although my approach seems ok (according to tons of other posts here). \documentclass[doc]{apa6} ...
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APA6-package in man-mode - getting rid of “running head” on first page

I am using the apa6 document class with the man option to write my bachelor-thesis. On the first Page, top left corner, the actual running head ("FAAFAAFAAFAA") is preceded by Running Head:. My ...
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APA style in German, but with commas (except for in the text)

I'm looking for some help. I'm writing my master's thesis in German using the APA style (apacite package). So since the document is in German it automatically deletes the commas in the reference list ...
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Misplaced text when using APA

In my document, a couple of lines from one section are placed after the first couple of lines of the next section. This document reproduces the error: \documentclass[jou]{apa} \usepackage{pgffor} ...
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Restart footnote counter with apa6

I would like to reset the footnote counter to 1 after using some footnotes in the title page. I though the solution would be to simply \setcounter{footnote}{0} but it does not work. MWE below. ...
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How can I fix formatting (e.g., missing parentheses and punctuation) of reference entries created with biblatex-apa?

First, I should admit I'm still fairly new to LaTeX, but I love it so far, even if it can be a bit demanding at times. Regarding my issue, I searched here in Stack Exchange and within the ...
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Using APA6 Package Returns Cannont Find apa6.sty Error

The Problem When attempting to use the APA6 package, I received this error: ! LaTeX Error: File `apa6.sty' not found. And a little later, I see the following warnings: Class apa6 Warning: Short ...
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Referencing two or more works by the same author(s) with the same date (or n.d.) in the same parentheses

Apalike.bst or apalike2.bst prints wrongly two works by the same author from the same year cited together in parentheses. According to APA 6 this: (Authorone & Authortwo, 1991a,b) Should become: ...
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How to replace six or more authors in text with et al. (APA style) in model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls?

APA style requires six or more authors to be abbreviated in text with "et al.". For example: (Murray, Wylie, Higgins, Javitt, Schroeder & Foxe, 2002) shout be abbreviated to (Murray et al., ...
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Using apa with biblatex [duplicate]

I am very new to Latex and I try to use Biblatex with APA style. Here is an example_ \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=apa]{biblatex} \addbibresource{test.bib} ...
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Enumerated headings using apa6?

The apa6 document class doesn't use enumerated headings, but I want my headings to look like: Something 1.1 Something 1.2 Something Something 2.1 Something etc... How do I enable this?
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Collate apa6 documents into book

I'm getting a Master of Education (Go Mizzou Tigers!), and I'm using overleaf to create all of my tasks/milestones/deliverables. It's going pretty well so far, and I'm using the apa6 package, which is ...
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How do you reference using apa style in latex?

I googled and searched alot or maybe i'm just missing something i dont know.. My problem is i want to do a reference page using apa style. I kept on trying but doesn't seem to give any output.. Anyone ...
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Write complex citations with BibLatex - “&” needed instead of “and”

Using BibLatex with the apa style I try to cite some references in the following way: ... slightly adapted Biggs’ (1987, 1999; see for a similar model Marsick, Watkins, & O’Conner, 2011) model ...
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APA 6th article style and referencing [duplicate]

I need to prepare a manuscript according to APA 6th style. I tried using the apa6 class and biblatex for document style and references respectively. The citations within the contents are not coming ...
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Placing footnotes at the end of the manuscript in apa6

I am writing a paper using the apa6 package. I have been asked to place all of the footnotes on a separate page after the reference list. This is indeed the style that sample manuscripts in the APA's ...
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Custom punctuation and format in references using [natbib]{apa6}

I need to change to reference entry format. I am using [natbib]{apa6} for managing my references; basic structure is as below: \documentclass[natbib]{apa6} \begin{document} ...
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How to set figures and tables captions in APA style (without using APA6 class)

As one can see in the given link, APA style requires a very special format for captions in figures and tables. How can I realize this in standard article format? (I do not want to use the APA6 class ...
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apa6 package “man” document mode produces unwanted page 3

I'm trying to write my thesis as closely conforming to APA6 style as reasonable. I've scraped together a preamble from answers on this page that is messy, but works pretty well. The only problem is ...
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BibTeX, apacite and the \DSMcite tags

Previous Question Below is the MWE. When the \DSMciteA tag is inserted, the errors generate. With that tag, it all works fine! The Code: %!TEX program = xelatex \documentclass[man, a4paper, 12pt, ...
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Setting Margins Exactly - Geometry Package

My University's thesis requirements for margins (letter paper 8.5in x 11in) are as follows: Top: 1 inch; Left: 1.25 inch; Right: 1.25 inch; and Bottom: 1.0 inch I was/am having difficulty ...
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How can I insert “and” into a string of citations?

I would like to output something like see Smith (1999), Jones (2015), and Lovelace (2005). by doing something like this see \textcite{smith99, jones15, [and] lovelace04} but I can not. ...
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Modify APA reference style to show Capital Author name, but citation still show normal text

I'm trying to get the reference following my graduate school. My Graduate school claimed that the bibliography formats were adopted from APA style of bibliography and citation with some ...
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List figures with \listoffigures but don't show the figures themselves

For a journal submission, I need a list of figure captions at the end of my manuscript but they explicitly asks not to include the figures themselves in the document. I have added \listoffigures at ...
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biblatex 3.0 apa undefined control sequence (\mkbibdateapalongextra?) [duplicate]

I am not sure why I cannot copy from the TeXShop console anymore, but here is my problem. This does not seem to be related to my bib file or how I cite things. How can I fix this? I am calling ...
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biblatex 3.0 and APA citation styles [duplicate]

I am using biblatex 3.0 (current with the TeX Live 2015 pretest) and hope to hove APA citations and a bibliography. Instead, the relevant lines shown below in LuaLaTeX generate a PDF with no ...
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Table does not show up using \documentclass[man]{apa6}

I use \documentclass[man]{apa6} and my table will not show up when compiling the .tex. I use the following code: \documentclass[man]{apa6} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How to change margin for first page of Bibliography Only

I need the top margin to be 2 inches on the first page of my Bibliography and all subsequent pages in the Bibliography to have 1 inch top margins. I am using BibTeX to manage my references and using ...
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How to create additional space below Section headings followed by Subsections in the Table of Contents

I am preparing my thesis using the apa6 document class. I'm using the tocloft package to format my Table of Contents and List of Figures. In the TOC, I can't figure out how to add space BELOW section ...
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Unexplained vertical space between some bib entries?

I'm using the APA6 package with natbib, and I noticed that some of my bib entries have a vertical space. I think it has to do with there being a particularly long "word" at the end of an entry (e.g., ...
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How do I refer to a 'part' in a book?

I have a book where the content table looks like this: PART1: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 PART2: chapter 4 chapter 5 ... PART3: Appendix A ... I want to reference all the ...
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Table markers for apa 6 class

I am compiling a document using the apa6 class. As expected in the manuscript mode, tables and figures are placed at the end of the document. However, unlike the normal endfloat behavior, no markers ...
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Table - APA6 class - rotating (with caption and table notes)

I am trying to rotate this table with its caption and its table notes in APA6 class. I want to keep the default settings (table goes to the end of paper). In my earlier approaches, I managed to turn ...
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Multiple citations with individual page numbers using apacite

Problem: Trying to cite two authors with each individual page numbers using the package apacite. (1) I tried the following: \cite[~p. 15-22]{atkin14} \cite[~p. 282]{rub14} (1) Outputs: (Atkinson ...
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APA6 - class - 2 abstracts

I am working with the documentclass APA-6. I am required to write down two abstracts, one in english, one in german ("Zusammenfassung"). Thus, I need an abstract page and a "Zusammenfassung" page in ...
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Discrepancy in using apacite for bibliography

Problem: The first reference using apacite is being printed out correctly and subsequent are not. The code in the PhDthesisSU.cls: %-------------------------- identification --------------------- ...
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Center a table's caption using apa6 with man mode

There are several questions that are related, yet not quite the answer to this question: Centering tables in document class apa6 How do force center-alignment in a caption in a figure? The ...
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Why is the prefix in my citation not working?

When I try to make a prefix, it breaks the command. I have tried both the \citep, \citet and the \cite commands. I have also tried looking at the Babel files, and changing the '<' and '>' to ...
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How can I put the abstract on the title page with apa6?

I am working on lab report in for a psychology class. It has to be in the APA manuscript style except that the abstract is to be on the title page. I am using the apa6 .sty and I cannot figure out how ...
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Elsevier article apa6e

I'm writing an article for Elsevier Journal which follows APA6e references; everything is fine except that the article starts from page 2 leaving page 1 blank with just double hyphen (==) in the ...
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APA 6th referencing

I need to use APA 6e referencing for Elsevier Journal, Here is the code, I don't know why I encounter errors. I'm not using \documentclass{apa6e} as I need to retain format of Elsevier article. ...
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Apacite and apa6 not printing annote={} and annotate={} fields

I am trying to write an annotated bibliography, following APA format using the apacite and apa6 packages. Page 56 of the apacite manual states that the annote or annotate fields should work with ...
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Is it sensible to use the apa6 class for a thesis (with chapters)?

I want to use LaTeX/XeLaTeX (I'm a newbie) for my psychology PhD thesis, and my trial document currently uses apa6 for the document layout (and biblatex-apa/biber for referencing). It seems that apa6 ...
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TikZ tree beside table

I would like to place a TikZ tree beside a table. The document type is apa. So the tree has four branches and therefore I want to place a 4 x 6 table to the left of the tree. The height of the ...
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Alignment of multi-columns and line breaks within cells

I am failing to set up a complex APA table once again. Actually, I need a table like shown below: My current MWE: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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apa6 documentclass makes ugly title-page

I have a problem using apa6 class and doc type: since paper has many authors/affiliations etc., title-page is set quite low, leaving only 'Abstract' title and the body of abstract on the next page. ...
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Strange Knitr behavior with APA6 class manuscript

I tried everything that I know to solve this problem. I normally write my homework on share latex, but for this I downloaded and installed MacTex, Sweave and Knitr on my Mac. After trying out every ...
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How to use APA 6 with elsarticle.cls

First, let me tell you that I am a total newbie in Latex. I am trying to use APA 6 with elsarticle. As far as I get, elsarticle has natbib pre-loaded. Does anyone help me use APA with elsarticle? ...
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Document class: APA6 - problem using the abstract

First of all, I am a bloody beginner in LaTeX, searching for some help. I am using the document class APA6.cls and I want to separate the content of title page from the abstract page. Using \newpage ...
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How to number sections of the Appendix if numbering is suppressed by the document class (like apa6)

The question is simple as always with numbering: I would like to number sections as Appendix A, Appendix B... and its subsections as A.1, A.2... But the normal commands for changing it seem to be ...