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The Citation Builder illustrates differences among several major styles of citing information sources.

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Some sources you use may not fit neatly into these formats. For more help, consult these handbooks, available at the Learning Commons service desk in D.H. Hill Library:

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 6th Ed.
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Online guides:   Purdue Guide to MLA    Landmark Guide to MLA

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 5th Ed.
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Online guides:   Purdue Guide to APA    Landmark Guide to APA

Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers (formerly CBE)
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Online guides:   Diana Hacker Guide to CSE    Bedford / St. Martin's Guide to CBE