Help Formatting Citations
- Many library databases, including OneSearch, automatically format citations into MLA, APA, and other styles. However, the citation elements are often incomplete or missing; therefore, one must use caution when using these features.
- Citation Machine
- Provides an interactive tool to help create reference citations for research papers. Includes various print and electronic resources. Note web site disclaimer before using.
- EndNote Web
- Service to manage citations and produce a works cited or references list. Import or manually enter citations from a variety of sources and choose from several citation styles to create a works cited/references list, including APA and MLA.
- EBSCOHost databases, including Communication and Mass Media Complete, allow the direct import of saved citations into EndNote Web.
- Detailed instructions for setting up and using EndNote Web are available.
- APA Quick Guide (PDF) by Eric Garcia
- APA Style Guide (PDF) by Eric Garcia
- Citing Archival Materials in APA
- Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (print version)
- *NEW MLA Style Guide 8th Edition (PDF) by Jamie Johnson
- MLA Style - Quick Guide 7th Edition (PDF) by Eric Garcia
- MLA Style Guide 7th Edition (PDF) by Eric Garcia
- Citing Archival Materials in MLA
- MLA handbook for writers of research papers 8th Ed (print)
- MLA handbook for writers of research papers 7th Ed (print)