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Citation Style

MLA Citation Style

MLA Citation Style from the Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) website.
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 for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.)
Olin and Uris Libraries Z253 .M68 2009 (shelved behind the Olin Reference Desk)

APA Citation Style

APA Citation Style from the Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) website
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about APA citation style.

APA Frequently Asked Questions from the American Psychological Association

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 Olin Reference Desk)

The Chicago Manual of Style (online)

Chicago Manual of Style (16th ed.) Olin & Uris Libraries Z253 .U69 2010  (shelved behind the Olin Reference Desk) "A standard work, thoroughly revised and updated, which serves as a how-to book for authors and editors.

ASA style guide

American Sociological Association (5th ed.)
Olin Library HM569 .A54 2014 (shelved behind the Reference Desk)

Formatting in Sociology (ASA Style) Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) website

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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