Citation Help

Citing sources you used in your presentation, research paper, and blog is an important practice.
The Library offers various books to help you properly cite sources.

The following books, for example, cover citation information on print/electronic publications, including web-based content and e-books.

APA Format Help

Call Number: BF 76.7 P83 2010 [Reference Collection]

Also visit Frequently Asked Questions About APA Style to find examples of various source types.

MLA Format Help

Call Number: LB 2369 G53 2016 [Reference Collection]

Also visit: The MLA Quick Guide.

Chicago Format Help

Call Number: Z 253 U69 2017 [Reference Collection]

Also visit: Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide
Notes and Bibliography System: Sample Citations
Author-Date System: Sample Citations

CSE Format Help

Scientific Style and Format, 8th Ed.

Call Number: T 11 S386 2014 [Reference Collection]

Also visit: Scientific Style and Format Citation Quick Guide.

Also check our Academic Integrity page to learn more about the importance of citing sources and plagiarism.


Laura Syms
Shannon School of Business & Data Services Liaison Librarian

Office: L-118-A

Phone: 902.563.1994

Cathy Chisholm
School of Professional Studies Liaison Librarian (Education, Nursing and Public Health)

Office: Library L-120

Phone: 902.563.1993

Jasmine Hoover
Scholarly Resources Librarian / School of Science & Technology Liaison Librarian

Office: Library 118C

Phone: 902-563-1231