Content: Using the correct formatting and citation style can be difficult! The CCCOnline Library has compiled a variety of resources for you to use to determine how to use certain styles and how to form your citations. Different disciplines of study have a preferred style:
|Modern Language Association (MLA)||English and some Humanities (Foreign Language and Literatures, Literary Criticism, Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, etc.)|
Please note: It is critical to check your assignment or with your instructor about the preferred type of style used in your course.
Guidelines for using citation styles
Below, please find a collection of excellent sources that will help you navigate the three main citation styles: Modern Language Association (MLA), American Psychological Association (APA), and Chicago/Turabian.
Citation Creation Tools
These tools are designed to help you form your citations. Please remember to always double check the results, as machine generated citations are can be wrong and CCCOnline Library is not responsible for any inaccurate citations!