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Citation Style

MLA Citation Style

MLA Citation Style
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about MLA citation style.

MLA Style (MLA's web site)
Provides some FAQ's; however, this site does not provide the full style manual online.

MLA Handbook (8th ed.)
Olin and Uris Libraries 
LB2369 .G53 2016 (shelved behind the Reference Desk)

APA Citation Style

APA Citation Style (CUL website Help pages)
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about APA citation style.

APA Frequently Asked Questions
(includes corrected examples)

APA Corrections to latest edition

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)
Olin, and Uris Libraries 
BF76.7 .P83 2010 (shelved behind the Reference Desk)

The Chicago Manual of Style (online). 16th ed. Chicago: U of Chicago, 2010. (Olin Reference Desk Z253 .U69 2010; also Uris) "A standard work, thoroughly revised and updated, which serves as a how-to book for authors and editors. The basics online: Chicago Manual of Style.

ASA style guide

American Sociological Association
Washington, D.C.: The Association, 2014. 5th ed.
Location: Olin Library Reference (Non-Circulating)
Call Number: HM569 .A54 2014

Formatting in Sociology (ASA Style) Purdue Online Writing Lab

Manage Sources

Cornell Library supports many citation management programs.  You can find a list and contacts here.

Citation Management

Cornell Library has also created a webpage with helpful Citation Management information.

Useful Tips

Give credit where credit is due. By properly citing the sources you use in your research projects you are both identifying the resources that you used to complete your work and you are formally acknowledging the authors or creators of those resources. 

Please read the Cornell University Code of Academic Integrity.

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