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Alumnae Library
Michael Smith
Interim Reference Librarian

413-265-2297
smithm@elms.edu

Library Tech Support

Alumnae Library
Debra Gomes
Librarian/Professor Serials/Systems

413-265-2316
library@elms.edu

 

Citation Tools

The two most prevalent forms of citation used at Elms College are APA (American Psychological Association) and MLA (Modern Language Association). The APA format is commonly used in the Social Sciences such as Education, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, and Nursing. The MLA format is commonly used in the Humanities such as English, History, and Art.

Citation Help
Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL) - APA Formatting and Style Guide
Find APA citation examples and a sample APA paper.

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL) - MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Find MLA citation examples and a sample MLA paper.

Citation Generators
NoodleBib
Allows you to save your citations and export them to a word document.

KnightCite - Calvin College
Use to create quick APA and MLA citations.