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Guides

There are many writing and style guides.  Here are several commonly used ones that are online or in print in our library (with the call numbers provided).  A Handy Tip: Many of our online databases have a feature that will give you the option of downloading an article citation in any number of styles.


Writing Guides

 

Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update by Diana Hacker (used by COA's Writing Center)

Call Number: PE1408.H277 2012

 

 

The Writer's Handbook from the University of Wisconsin at Madison

 

Common Style Guides

MLA:

MLA handbook for writers of research papers by Joseph Gibaldi
Call Number:  REF LB2369.G53 2009

 

 

MLA Formatting and Style Guide - from OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University

MLA Style - from Cite Source at Trinity College

 

APA:

Publication manual of the American Psychological Association
Call Number:  REF BF 76.7 .P83 2001

 

 

APA Style - from OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University

APA Style - from Cite Source at Trinity College

 

Chicago Manual of Style:

The Chicago manual of style
Call Number:  REF Z253.U69 2010

 

 

Chicago Manual of Style 17th Edition - from OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University

Chicago Manual of Style 17th Edition - from Cite Source at Trinity College