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Research Toolkit: Cite Specific Source

Tools, techniques, and resources to help you find the information you need.

 Related Guides: Know When to Cite, Find a Tool to Make Citations

Places to Get Help

In addition to Bailey Library, the WCC Writing Center located in LA 355 can help you with citations. The phone number is (734) 973-3647, and its hours are on its website.

Check out the Writing Center's helpful online handouts on MLA and APA styles. The writing center also offers a handout about avoiding plagiarism.


MLA Style Citations

Subjects in the humanities, like English and art, use MLA style for citations. Your instructor will tell you which citation style to use. If you are unsure, ask your instructor what the requirement is.

 

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APA Style Citations

Subjects in the social sciences use APA style for citations. Your instructor will tell you which citation style to use. If you are unsure, ask your instructor what the requirement is.

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