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NUFS 1A - Physical Science of Food

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SJSU's Writing Center's APA 7th edition guide

The Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging Department uses the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association as its style and citation choice. The 6th edition (2009) of the Publication Manual is the most current edition. 

The 6th edition is available at the 2nd floor Reference Desk. Also, please feel free to email me with specific questions or check out these APA related websites:

Apa style 6th cover Publication manual of the American
     Psychological Association (6th
ed.). (2009). Washington, D.C.:
     American Psychological

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