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Citing Sources: Citation Styles

This guide covers various citations styles including MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian, as well as techniques to avoid plagiarism in your work.

Most Common Citation Styles

How do I cite sources?

Writing styles manuals are non-circulating and can be used in the library only. These manuals are stored behind the reference desk and can be borrowed by leaving a valid USD ID card with the reference librarian on duty. In an effort to help students, faculty and staff with style questions   these web resources have been compiled:

APA Style (American Psychological Association)
MLA Style (Modern Language Association)
Chicago or Turabian