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APA Crash Course, 7th edition
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association -- Reference Book
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers -- Reference Book
MLA Handbook by
Call Number: Reference Book -- 808.02 M689h3
Publication Date: 2016
Chicago Manual of Style -- Reference Book
ACS Guide to Scholarly Communication
Crossref FEATURED Citation Tool. Search the metadata of journal articles, books, standards, datasets & more. To cite, click on ACTIONS, then the style.
- EasyBib Citation Guides Guides for APA, MLA, and Chicago/Turabian
- EasyBib: Free Bibliography Generator Generate citations in MLA format for your bibliography
- NCSU Citation Builder
- Mendeley Desktop "Free reference manager and academic social network. Make your own fully-searchable library in seconds, cite as you write, and read and annotate your PDFs on any device." Tip: If you use both the Mendeley Desktop and Zotero (with the Firefox Plugin), then you can setup Mendeley Desktop to sync with Zotero.
- Mendeley Web Importer Browser plug-in; Mendeley Web Importer is compatible with Science Direct, Google Scholar listings, PubMed and many many other online catalogs.
- NoodleTools Express MLA, APA or Chicago.
- Zotero - download Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources.
Choose the version of Zotero that works best for you.
Zotero for Firefox:
- Runs as an extension within your Firefox web browser.
- Requires users to add a plugin for their word processing program.
- Runs as a separate program on your computer.
- Requires users to add a plugin to their web browser (Chrome, Safari, Firefox).
- Zotero: a Guide for Librarians, Researchers and Educators by Jason Puckett
Find out about other citation tools; ex, EndNote (EndNote Basic), F1000Workspace (now Sciwheel), and ReadCube Papers.
Citation Styles -- What's the difference?
For in-text citations, APA emphasizes the author's name and date of publication; whereas, MLA emphasizes the author and the page number of the original text.