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First-Generation Students: Citation Styles and Guides

Manuals at the Library

The newest edition of manuals are available by the Printer & Scanner in the Reference Area of the library. Students can also access the style guides at the Writing Center.

Additionally, the Quick Guides provide examples of the most common types of citations. There are printouts of these Quick Guides in the 24-Hour Study Room in the display case on the wall by the exit doors that you are welcome to take with you. 

APA, American Psychological Association

ASA, American Sociological Association Style

Online Writing Labs (OWLs)

The following Online Writing Labs offer helpful information on various citation styles, research tips, and writing guidelines.

CMS, Chicago Manual of Style

CSE, Council of Science Editors