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Last Minute Research Workshop: Citing Sources

MLA Handout

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:

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!

Student at Computer

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:


NCSU Citation Builder