Citation & Style Guides
Popular Citation Styles
Take a look at the selected guides below for some of the most popular citation styles. These brief guides cover how to cite both electronic and traditional print resources. And check out Zotero – a free, easy-to-use app that helps you save, manage, and cite your sources.
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- American Chemical Society (ACS)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- American Sociological Association (ASA)
- AP Stylebook
- APA 6th Edition
- Council of Science Editors (CSE)
- MLA Handbook Plus
- MLA 9th Edition
- MLA 8th Edition
- MLA 7th Edition and What’s New in MLA 8th Edition
Other Citation Resources
- Citing Electronic Information lists recommended electronic information citation guides.
- Citing US Government Documents provides general principles for citing US Government documents in MLA or APA.
- Citing Government Information Sources Using MLA features numerous sample citations.
- DocsCite is a step-by-step guide to putting government publication citations into proper style format.
- Introduction to Basic Legal Citation includes principles and examples for legal citations.
- Research and Documentation Online helps you find, evaluate, and document sources in the humanities, the social sciences, history, or the sciences.
- Student Supplement for The SBL Handbook of Style (Society of Biblical Literature) gives examples for citing scripture sources and commentaries.