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Citation Styles

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Citation Style Guides
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APA
 - American Psychological Association








ASA  - American Sociological Association









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CMoS
 - Chicago Manual of Style


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CSE
 - Council of Science Editors Style



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MLA
 - Modern Language Association ‚Äč



 
Citing Legal Sources
Legal citations

The Bluebook: a uniform system of citation

Reference Room - Non-Circulating - 3000 Level
KF245 .B58 1996

User's Guide to the Bluebook
Dworsky, Alan
Reference Room Non-Circulating - 3000 Level
KF245 .D853 1996

"A few notes on citing legal documents pdf" Dr. Zachary Wolfe, GWU

Wolfe's YouTube screencast on citing legal documents
Additional Resources
-OWL: Purdue University Online Writing Lab
Resource developed by Purdue University that offers many free writing resources.  Topics covered include Research, Style Guides, Professional Writing and Sample Papers.

-Research and Documentation Online
Information from the book Research and Documentation in the Electronic Age.  Provides source suggestions by subject including databases, web sources and reference material.  Please Note: Booth Library does not have access to all the databases mentioned.
The Writing Center
The Writing Center at EIU provides consultants that will work with you at any stage of the writing process.  Stop in to make an appointment or attend a training workshop.

For assistance, please contact:

The Writing Center
3110 Coleman Hall
217-581-5929.
http://www.eiu.edu/~writing/