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Library Resources: Citing Sources (APA/MLA)

APA Citing

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Video Guides-APA

APA Resources

These links will help you to format your paper and your references in APA style:

 

Links to guides for in-text and reference page citation format

In-text citation in APA style

Reference List in APA style

APA style guide with color coding to show the different parts of a citation

APA Sample Paper

MLA Citing

 

This is a Reference book and is only for use in the library.

Video Guides-MLA

MLA Resources

These links will help you to format your paper and your references in MLA style:
(Note: MLA has recently  updated to the 8th edition and made some slight changes to its guidelines, some of these sources however are still presenting 7th edition formatting guidelines)

What's New in MLA 8th Edition - Video

Links to guides for in-text and Works Cited page citation format (8th edition)

In-text citation in MLA style (7th edition)

Reference List in MLA style (7th edition)

MLA style guide with color coding to show the different parts of a citation (7th edition)

MLA Sample Paper

Sample paper in MLA format from Purdue OWL (8th edition)

Citation Tools

EasyBib Bibliography and Citation Maker:  Automatically creates citation and bibliography, and it is free for MLA

Long Island University - Citation Style for Research Papers: Links to APA and MLA style guides with color coding to show the different parts of a citation

KnightCite Citation Service (Calvin College)

Citation Machine: This is commercial citation tool to help organize bibliographic citations.