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Citing Your Sources

The following websites are useful when
you need help with citing your sources.

Many English and humanities professors require the MLA (Modern Language Association) system of citation.

MLA Formatting and Style Guide - Purdue University 
MLA Documentation - University of Wisconsin 

Many social science instructors use source documention in the APA (American Psychological Association) style.

APA Formatting and Style Guide - Purdue University
APA Documentation - University of Wisconsin
APA Style at American Psychological Association

Turabian/Chicago is another style that may be requested by a professor.

Turabian Footnote/Endnote Style - Georgetown University

MLA, APA, Chicago, or Turabian:
Get help creating your citations at The Citation Machine.

If you chose to use citation creation tools,
check the final version carefully.
Incorrect citations may result in a lower grade for your project.

 Last updated: September 2013