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Learn how to cite your sources!

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Citation Styles

Getting Quick Citations from Article Databases

Many of our article databases, like Academic Search Premier, ERIC, or SPORTDiscus, now feature a quick way to generate a citation in most preferred formats (APA, MLA, etc.).

Look for the button below on the right side of an article record page:

Remember, it's your responsibility to check the accuracy of your citations!

Citations: General Guides

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The following links are general guides for properly formatting your citations. Use the tabs above for guides to specific styles!
 

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) Research and Citation Resources
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/
Guides to APA, MLA, and Chicago styles from one of the most exhaustive scholarly writing resources in the Web.

Citation Style Guides
http://dept.sccd.ctc.edu/cclib/Research_Help/Citation_Style_Guides/default.asp
Thorough guide to MLA, APA and Chicago styles. From Seattle Central Community College.

Citing Sources
http://library.duke.edu/research/citing/
Examples illustrate how to cite sources within your paper and assemble a list of works cited, in four different styles (APA, Chicago, MLA, Turabian). From Duke University.

Online! Citation Styles
http://www.bedfordstmartins.com/online/citex.html

Sources: Their Use and Acknowledgement
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~sources/
Gives examples of citations across various formats. From Dartmouth College.

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