Citations Basics of APA Style

This is a non-linear tutorial that teaches APA style via simulations and games. It was peer-reviewed and accepted to PRIMO, and was selected as a Site of the Month.

I wrote about this tutorial previously, and even had the privilege of showing it off at DevLearn’s DemoFest!

Try it out!

Download the Storyline template. Use under a CC BY NC 4.0 license.

The main menu for this tutorial is a simulated desktop:


The book, tablet, and phone represent sources that the learner has to cite.


The tutorial contains subgames to teach APA.

APA Tic Tac Toe Game

  • Created With: Articulate Storyline
  • Format: Scenario-based tutorial
  • Creative Commons License: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.