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Citation and Style Guides

A guide to citation, including style guides, writing tools, plagiarism, and copyright.

Mendely Citation Hub

MLA format is commonly used in Literature and throughout the Humanities.  It uses in-text notation similar to APA.

Mendeley is a free reference manager that can help you store, organize, note, share and cite references and research data.  It is a free, simple plugin for Microsoft Word (Windows, Mac).  Their guides cover both in-text and reference list citations for a range of source types including books, articles, websites, and more. 

See a librarian if you need help using this or any citation style.

OWL Guides

Purdue University's Online Writing Lab is a popular source for citation help. And unlike the MLA Handbook, it's all online.

Style Manual

The MLA Handbook is the authoritative guide to MLA style.

It is available in print in Lindell Library's Reference collection in the Learning Commons area.