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Citation Guides

The websites and PDF files listed below have been chosen because they provide
easy-to-understand directions and specific examples to help students with research citations.


I. Cornell University Library 


II. Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)(Recommended)


III. For Government Documents: University of Indiana- Bloomington

IV. For  The Modern Language Association (MLA) suggested format and the American Psychological Association (APA) suggested format.  Copies of each title are also at the Reference Desk.


Printable PDF Files:

IV. Concordia University Libraries


V. Citing Medicine: The NLM Citation Guide


Citation Service

VI. Calvin College
         Knight Cite:

VII. BibMe

VIII. Arizona State Universities

DocCite (for Government Documents):

IX. Style Wizard

If you have any further questions regarding citation use,
there are reference librarians also available for research help.

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