Citation Styles & Using Sources

Avoiding Plagiarism - University of Techology Sydney

If you are in any doubt about the tecnicalities of avoiding accusations of plagiarism, even unintentional, do this tutorial!

Using Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism - Birmingham City University

A detailed gide on using sources and plagiarism, covering quoting, summarising, reporting verbs, etc.  

Evaluating Sources - John Hopkins University

Useful help on evaluating the validity and appropriateness of a source. Accessible and well organised.

Documentation Styles - University of Wisconsin

Precise guidelines regarding all issues of citation and referencing. There is also specific guidance on how to write a bibliography according to Chicago/Turabian

Research and Documentation - Diana Hacker, Bedford St. Martins

A great resource for how to cite in different styles, including useful example papers. Covers APA (social sciences), Chicago/Turabian (history) and MLA (humanities) as well as CBE (hard sciences).

MLA Formatting and Style Guide - Purdue OWL

This overview should help you better understand how to cite sources using MLA eighth edition, including how to format the Works Cited page and in-text citations.

Referencing and Citation Style Guides: MLA, APA, CSE, Chicago

This webpage pulls together style guide resources from all over into one convenient place and gives you the information you really need to know.