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Citation Styles: Handbooks, Resources, and Guides: Citation
Guides in Print

Advice about proper citation with a list of print titles and links to online guides, manuals, and handbooks for MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, CSE, ACS, and more.

Print Guides

Citation guides in book form:

  • APA
    Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition.
    Olin Reference BF 76.7 .P83 2010. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Chicago
    The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition.
    Olin Reference Z 253 .U69 2017. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.

    Manual de estilo Chicago-Deusto, Edición adaptada al español. Based on the 16th edition.
    Olin Reference Z 253 .U6918 2013. Shelved at the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • MLA
    MLA Handbook, 7th and 8th editions.
    7th ed.: Olin Reference LB 2369 .G53 2009 and 8th ed.: LB 2369 .G53 2016. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Oxford
    New Oxford Style Manual, 2nd edition.
    Combines and updates the latest editions of New Hart's Rules and the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors.
    Olin Reference PN 147 .O88 2012. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Turabian
    A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers, 8th edition.
    Olin Reference LB 2369 .T8 2013. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Science
    Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers, 8th edition.
    Mann Stacks T 11 .S386 2014.
    Olin Reference T 11 .S386 2014. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
    (Previous title: CBE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers.)
  • Chemistry and Physical Science
    The ACS Style Guide: Effective Communication of Scientific Information, 3rd edition.
    Mann Stacks QD 8.5 .A25 2006
    Olin Reference QD 8.5 .A25 2006. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Law
    The Blue Book: A Uniform System of Citation, 19th edition. 2010.
    Olin Reference KF 245 .U58 19th edition. 2010. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
    Prince's Dictionary of Legal Citations: A Reference Guide for Attorneys, Legal Secretaries, Paralegals, and Law Students, 9th edition. 2017.
    Law Reference KF 246 .B582 2017. Shelved in Law Ready Reference.
  • Medicine
    AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors, 10th edition.
    Mann Reference R 119 .A533 2007; also in the Veternary Library stacks.
    [Online version available at Weill Cornell Med. only]
  • Political Science
    APSA Style Manual for Political Science, revised edition.
    Olin Reference JA 86 .A52 2006. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Sociology
    American Sociological Association. Style Guide, 5th edition.
    Olin Reference HM 569 .A54 2014. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Spanish
    Manual de estilo Chicago-Deusto.
    Adaptación y edición de Javier Torres Ripa. Based on the 16th edition of the Chicago Manual of Style.
    Olin Reference Z 253 .U6918 2013. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.

    The Writer's Reference Guide to Spanish.
    Olin Reference PC 4410 .F68x 1999.
  • Map formats
    Cartographic Citations: A Style Guide.
    Olin Maps GA 108.5 .C58 1992.
  • Electronic/online formats
    The Columbia Guide to Online Style, 2nd edition.
    Olin Reference PN 171 .F56 W35 2006. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Government documents
    The Complete Guide to Citing Government Information Resources: A Manual for Writers & Librarians, 3rd edition.
    Olin Reference Z 7164 .G7 G37x 2002 +. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section.
  • Unpublished records in the National Archives
    Citing Records in the National Archives of the United States.
    General Information Leaflet 17. Revised 2010 edition.
    Olin Reference PN 171 .F56 C57 2010. Shelved behind the Olin Reference desk in the style manuals section. PDF available online.

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