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Citing: Citing

Deconstructing Citations

Learn the basic elements of a citation.

APA Style

 

APA Style, 7th edition:

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association -- Reference Book

MLA Style

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers -- Reference Book

Chicago Manual of Style

Chicago Manual of Style -- Reference Book

Citation Tools

See also: EndNote (including EndNote Basic), F1000Workspace, 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.