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World Languages and Cultures

Purpose of this Page

This page is intended to provide pointers to citation help for various disciplines in the College of Liberal Arts.   

And remember, for citation and research questions you can also go get live help on 24/7 Live Chat.

Popular Citation Styles - APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, CSE/CBE, Harvard, IEEE

APA Style

Established by the American Psychological Association.  This style is standard for multiple disciplines including many in the Social Sciences.  The official APA style site provides robust citation examples and support.


MLA Style

Citation style established by the Modern Language Association.


Other Styles

TURABIAN, CHICAGO, HARVARD

Citation Generators

There are various online tools that will help you generate citations,  Some, such as EasyBib and Citation Machine, provide  a limited number of citations before asking for some form of payment. 

The OWL at Purdue has FREE citation generators for several styles. 

WARNING:DO NOT BLINDLY TRUST ANY GENERATORS, AND BE PREPARED TO ADJUST THE CITATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PARTICULAR STYLE, INCLUDING INDENTATION, CAPITALIZATION, ITALICIZATION, AND THE ORDER OF THE CONTENT.

Zotero Citation Management Software

EndNote

Mendeley