Online Citation Help

Finishing those end of the semester papers and need a refresher on how to whip up a spotless and accurate Works Cited or References section? Help is at your fingertips.

Screen Shot 2015-04-16 at 2.37.51 PMFirst, check out the Online Writing Lab from from Purdue University. Filled with comprehensive guides for MLA and APA style, it’s the best go-to for citation help online.

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Another option is the citation generator Knight Cite from Calvin College. While helpful, always double check your citation output. These services can sometimes miss punctuation and italics.

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EasyBib is another online citation generator tool that can be helpful in a pinch. You will still need to analyze your sources critically to pull out the needed information to make a solid citation–but this site can help.

And don’t forget, your friendly college librarians are here to help as well by email, text, or in person!


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