Citation Styles

Below are some links to citation styles books, online resources, and citation tools.
[APA] [MLA] [Chicago] [CSE] [Other] [Citation Tools]

APA (American Psychological Association) Style

  • Publication manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition
    • Copy 1: BF76.7.P83 2010 READY REF. Level 4 Rasmuson Library (does not circulate)
    • Copy 2: BF76.7.P83 2010 REF. Mather Library (does not circulate)
    • Copy 3: BF76.7.P83 2010. Level 6, Rasmuson Library- [Check availability in the Library Catalog]
  • Concise rules of APA style, 6th edition 
    • Copy 1: BF76.7.C66 2010 READY REF - Level 4 Rasmuson Library (does not circulate)
  • APA Formatting and Style Guide (OWL - Purdue Writing Lab)
  • Basics of APA Style Tutorials - Flash videos from APA (requires Flash)

MLA (Modern Language Association) Style

MLA 8th edition is much different from MLA 7th edition. Check with your professor on which one they want you to use!

  • MLA handbook for writers of research papers, 8th edition

Chicago Style

  • A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago style for students and researchers (Turabian)
  • Chicago Manual of Style Quick Guide
  • Chicago Manual of Style 16th edition 
    • Copy 1: Z253.U69 2010 REF. Level 4 Rasmuson Library (does not circulate)
    • Copy 2: Z253.U69 2010 REF.  Mather Library (does not circulate)


  • Scientific style and format : the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers Eighth edition.

Other Style Guides

Citation Tools

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