Library

Citing Sources

  • Always check with your instructor to determine the preferred citation style for your class.

  • A Pocket Style Manual (the “Hacker guide”) is on reserve in the library.

MLA Style

MLA (Modern Language Association) Style is typically used when writing papers for English, philosophy, and some other humanities.

APA Style

APA (American Psychological Association) Style is typically used when writing for psychology and other social sciences, as well as the sciences.

Chicago Style

Chicago Style is often used for history, economics, art history, or other papers requiring footnotes.