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Citation Guides

American Psychological Association (APA) Citation Style A guide with examples from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

Modern Language Association (MLA) Citation Style A guide with examples from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

American Sociological Association (ASA) Citation Style A guide with examples from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

American Medical Association (AMA) Manual of Style

Chicago Manual of Style

Cite Right An e-guidebook to many citation styles, including MLA, APA, AMA, CSE, AAA and Bluebook legal citations.

Citing Government Documents Offers detailed examples for APA, Chicago, MLA and Turabian styles.

How to Cite Data A guide with examples for citing research datasets and statistical tables.

Using American Psychological Association (APA) Format A lengthy guide with examples, from the Purdue University Online Writing Lab. **Please note: the Purdue OWL includes a subscription-based citation generator that is not recommended by the MSU Libraries. 

Using Modern Language Association (MLA) 2009 Format A lengthy guide with examples, from the Purdue University Online Writing Lab. **Please note: the Purdue OWL includes a subscription-based citation generator that is not recommended by the MSU Libraries.