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Learn how to cite sources in APA, Chicago, MLA and other styles accurately!

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Steps to Citing a Source

Step 1: Determine the source type.

   Is it a book, journal article, newspaper or encyclopedia entry?

Step 2:  Decide if the source is print or digital.

   Is the source from an online database, web site or a Library’s print collection?

Step 3: Find an example citation for the source type in a citation guide.

Step 4: Use the example as a template to create your citation.

Frequently Asked Citation Questions