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Common Citation Styles

Modern Languages Association (MLA) Style:

Important: MLA Style has recently been updated. The newer edition is the 9th edition. Please pay close attention to the edition of MLA required by your professor.

American Psychological Association (APA) Style:

Chicago Style:

  • Chicago Style: The Basics
  • Chicago Manual of Style Quick Guide
  • Purdue OWL

Turabian Style: (a version of Chicago style for student writers)

Other Citation Styles

American Medical Association (AMA) Style:

American Sociological Association (ASA) Style:

Bluebook Legal Citation:

Council of Science Editors (CSE) Style:

Composition and Writing in the Disciplines

General College Writing Guidelines:

Grammar, Spelling, and Punctuation Help:

Technical Writing: (including scientific, finance, and legal writing resources)

Integrating Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism

Research and Citation:

Technical tools.

Turnitin: is required by some professors to check for plagiarism.

Capstone Guides