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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

  • Form and Style: Research Papers, Reports, Theses [ LB 2369 C3 2003 Reference Desk ] Referred to as "Slade."  Includes Chicago, MLA, APA, and Columbia Guide to Online Style.
  • Keys For Writers [ PE1408 .R16 2011 Circulation/Reserves ]

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