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HIST 471A8: Citing Resources

History of the Book (Spring, 2013)

Citing Resources

This guide is designed to help you understand and use the major citation style guides needed for this class. If you have further questions or need help, you can always stop by the Reference Desk for assistance.

Chicago / Turabian

Prepared by the the UMW Libraries staff.
Prepared by the UMW Libraries staff.

Short Summaries and Examples of Chicago / Turabian Style

Sponsored by the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Maintained by Ohio State University.
Maintained by Ohio State University
Prepared by Duke University Libraries.

MLA (Modern Language Association)

Prepared by the UMW Libraries staff.
Prepared by the UMW Libraries staff.

Short Summaries and Examples of MLA Style

Prepared by Duke University Libraries.

Prepared by the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Print Style Manuals

Click here for a listing of citation style manuals in print located at Simpson Library.

Subject Guide

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Zotero

Zotero (pronounced "zoh-TAIR-oh") is a Firefox addon that helps you cite your sources. It's easy to use, lives in your web browser where you do your work, and best of all it's free. With Zotero, you can attach PDFs, notes and images to your citations, organize them into collections for different projects, and automatically generate bibliographies.

For the UMW Libraries guide to this useful service, click on this Zotero link.