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Different subjects use different styles or formats for citations. If you are uncertain about which style to use, ask your professor. Each style includes the same basic parts of a citation but may organize the information slightly differently.
Some commonly used writing style guides:
Style guides online:
- The Citation Tools LibGuide with links to online style guides
- Style guides and citation tools via the Library's databases page
Style guides in print available at the Information Commons Desk on the main floor of the TCU Library.
- The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA).
- The APA style is often used by students in the social sciences and health sciences.
- Research Help Desk, Call No: BF76.7 .P83 2010 Four Hour Loan
- MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers.
- The MLA (Modern Language Association) style, is often used by students in languages and literatures, including English.
- Research Help Desk, Call No: LB2369 .G53 2009 Four Hour Loan
- A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations : Chicago Style for Students and Researchers.
- This commonly-used style by Kate Turabian is a student version of a longer guide, The Chicago Manual of Style.
- Research Help Desk, Call No: LB2369 .T8 2013 Four Hour Loan
- The Chicago Manual of Style
- Research Help Desk, Call No: Z253 .U69 2010 Four Hour Loan
- Available online.
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