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. This allows others to find what you have found and to verify your research.
APA citation style
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.)
CU Library Reference locations include Africana, Hotel, Olin, and Uris Libraries at call number:
BF 76.7 .P83 2010. Also in ILR and Mann Reference at BF 76.7 .A51 2010.
APA citation style (Library website)
MLA citation style
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.)
CU Library Reference locations include Africana, ILR, Mann, Olin, and Uris Libraries at call number: LB2369.G53 2009.
MLA citation style (Library website)
MLA Style (MLA's website)
For other citation questions, see the Chicago Manual of Style Online. (Print copies are available at both the Olin and Uris Libraries Reference Desks.)