Each time you use information from a book, film, article, podcast - any source - in your papers or presentations, you need to credit, or cite, your sources.
Always be Careful
Check any citation formatting you get from Proquest, Gale, or a citation generator. You are responsible for what you turn in.
MLA: Basic MLA Book Citation
Author Last name, Firstname. Title of Book. Place: Publisher, Date, Print.
- MLA Guidelines from Highline Community College
- MLA Guidelines from Long Island University (color coded)
APA: Basic APA Book Citation
Author Last name, Initial. (date). Title of Book. Place: Publisher.
Print Writer's Guides
Check a book guide such as Hacker's Writers Reference available in the Library
Online Writer's Guides
Get help from Hacker's Research and Documentation Online on MLA, APA or other styles
Purdue University's Online Writing Lab - choose MLA, APA or other formats
Online Citation Generator
Son of Citation Machine Citation Generator