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Paper Copies of Style Guides
Paper copies of several different style guides are available at The Desk for students to consult. Please contact us for more information.
The Desk - 508 565-1313
Online Style Guides
APA 6th Citation Style from the OWL at Purdue University
The APA (American Psychological Association) is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 7th edition of the APA manual, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page. For more information, please consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, second printing. Description form Purdue Online Writing Lab
MLA Formatting and Style from the OWL - Purdue
MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities. This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (8th ed.) and the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing (3rd ed.), offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the Works Cited page. Description form Purdue Online Writing Lab.