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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Citation Manuals in the Library Print Page

Online Guides

Son of Citation Machine (automatically formats citations in MLA, APA, Turabian, and Chicago styles)

Bedford St. Martin's Style Guide for Electronic Sources (MLA, APA, Chicago, CBE).

Citation Style for Research Papers (APA, Turabian, MLA, Chicago, AMA)

California State Univ.-Los Angeles Library (AAA, APA, ASA, CBE, Chicago, MLA, Turabian)




Print Manuals in the Reference Collection

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MLA handbook for writers of research papers (7th. ed.)
Call Number: REF LB2369 .G53 2009
This newest edition has been expanded to cover electronic searching methods, using computers to write research papers, and citing electronic publications

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Publication manual of the American Psychological Association
Call Number: REF BF76.7 .P83 2010
(NOTE: Our copy has a black hardcover.) The style manual of choice for writers, editors, students, educators, and professionals in psychology, sociology, business, economics, nursing, social work, and justice administration, and other disciplines.

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Concise rules of APA style.
Call Number: REF BF76.7 .C66 2010
Offers essential writing and formatting standards for students, teachers, researchers, and clinicians in the social and behavioral sciences.

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A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago style for students and researchers
Call Number: REF LB2369 .T8 2007
The chapter on source citation now includes sections on online databases, e-books, and "informally published electonic sources." A new and lengthy part 1, "Researching and Writing: From Planning to Production," cautions researchers to "beware of Wikipedia" and "never cite it as an authoritative source."

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The Chicago Manual of Style
Call Number: REF Z253 .C57 2003
Updated every 10 years or so, the 15th edition is the most extensive revision in decades. Substantial sections on preparing manuscripts for electronic publishing, editing for online publications and citing electronic sources.

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The college writer’s handbook
Call Number: REF PE1408 .C543 2007
Continuing in the tradition of The College Writer, The College Writer's Handbook offers a proven at-a-glance page format, practical writing instruction, and an inviting design--everything today's students need for college and career writing.

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  • DocsCite
    MLA & APA style citation program for government documents.
  • Son of Citation Machine
    For MLA, APA, Turabian & Chicago. Pick the fornmat you want, plug your citation information in and it cites for you. It even does podcasts, TV shows, & web content.

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