Citation & Style Guides
Need a better way to manage citations for your research papers? RefWorks is a Web-based bibliography and database manager which allows you to create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases. References can be incorporated into papers and automatically formatted to the citation style of your choice in seconds.
American Psychological Association (APA) Style Modern Language Association (MLA) Style Turabian & Chicago Styles Medical, Scientific & Engineering Styles Business Styles Government & Legal Styles Other Citation Styles
APA Formatting and Style Guide (Purdue University Online Writing Lab)
Offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page.
OWL Purdue Online Writing Styles
Article citations from academic and/or professional sources, including some full text. MLA style specifies guidelines for formatting manuscripts and using the English language in writing. MLA style also provides writers with a system for referencing their sources through parenthetical citation in their essays and Works Cited pages.
Chicago Manual of Style Online
Full text access to Chicago Manual of Style, 16th Ed.
AMA Style Guide (University of Washington HealthLinks)
Based on AMA Manual of Style, 10th ed., 2007; covers the most frequently used entries.
Cite My Sources LibGuides
Reference information covering many subjects. Reformatting citations can be a painful process. To save yourself time at the end of your paper-writing process, check with your professor to see what citation style they prefer before you start writing your paper!