Here are some links to helpful resources to help you with your citations, bibliographies, and works-cited pages.
- NoodleTools is a helpful resource that can not only help you create bibliographies and annotations, but also help you with notetaking and outlining. It can even interface with Google Docs as you write your paper. You can also share your work with classmates or your instructor. Simply create your own username and password to keep track of your work.
- MLA & APA: A Side-by-Side Comparison (PDF Handout)
- Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) covers many different citation styles, including Chicago Manual of Style; it also has information on doing outlines and resumes
- Duke University Libraries: Citing Sources
- University of Wisconsin: Introduction to Documentation Styles
- Chicago Manual of Style Online
- Research and Documentation Online, 5th Edition by Diana Hacker and Barbara Fister has hints for citing in many different styles
There are also print manuals for the many different citation styles:
- MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 7th ed., Main Stacks LB 2369 .G53 2009
- Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th ed., Reference Ref BF 76.7 .P83 2010
- The Chicago Manual of Style, Reference Ref Z 253 .U69 2010
- Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago Style for Students and Teachers (Turabian), Ref Desk LB 2369 .T8 2007
Don't forget to check to see if the database has a "cite" or "citation" button that helps you with the citing of the article.