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Citation guides and examples

Your class research papers will require that you correctly cite your sources. The following links will give you guidance on when and how to cite as well as examples of the various forms of citations in common usage such as MLA, APA and Chicago Style.

Assembling a list of works cited

This guide from Duke University gives clear examples of citing different sources in the major citation styles, APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, and CSE.

Footnote and Citation Guides

Examples of citation styles in a variety of disciplines as well as suggestions of sources of information in databases, books and websites, many of which are available here at Lehigh.

Tutorials for research success

This link will take you to several brief tutorials on Proper Usage including citing, understanding a citation and how to cite.


Finding Journal Articles

MLA Tutorial

Subject Guide

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