Answered By: Laurie Bastien
Last Updated: Jan 07, 2019     Views: 74

Mobile apps (applications) are software that can be downloaded onto devices such as smartphones and tablets.These apps can be used for educational purposes. When you use an app for information on an academic paper, you must cite it. See the links below for more information.


  • App or Software Reference

    Learn how to format references for computer software and mobile apps, including whole apps or software packages as well as entries in mobile application reference works or periodicals.

    Academic Writer

    © 2016 American Psychological Association.

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