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Style Manuals and Citation Formats

Guide to preparing research papers in a particular field of study, especially how to cite the books, journal articles, etc. that you used. It is important that you give complete information about the source in question so that the reader of your paper can find it. Instructors will generally tell you which citation style to use in your research paper.

Citation Guides

  • Chicago Manual of Style [ Z 253 C57 Reference Desk ] 
  • A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations [ LB 2369 T8 2007 Reference Desk ] 

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