Last Minute Research Workshop: Citing Sources

Chabot MLA Handout

MLA Handbook, 7th Edition

You will be given a citation handout in class. However, you can access the online version here. Or you can come in and ask the reference librarian for a hard copy of the handbooks.

Chabot APA Handout

APA Publication Manual

You can access Chabot Library's new APA handout here. Or you can come in and ask the reference librarian for a hard copy of the handbooks.  To look up DOIs for online articles go to: http://www.crossref.org/guestquery/

Why and When to Cite

This video from David Rice Library will help you determine when and why you need to cite.

You Quote It, You Cite It!

You Quote It, You Cite It Icon

You Quote It, You Cite It! is Las Positas Library's adaptation of the Acadia University Library's tutorial on avoiding plagiarism.  Click here to take the tutorial.

Citation Generators

There are some citation generators that can save you some time. ALWAYS double check these citations against examples from a style guide. It's easy to plug information into the wrong section. Here are some generators that I suggest:

KnightCite

NCSU Citation Builder