This Guide provides shortcuts to useful resources for your research in Physics & Astronomy.
Last Updated: Aug 4, 2017
Remember a new version of MLA was released in 2016 so some of these resources may not have been updated yet. Use the new Pocket Style Manual 7th. ed. for the most up to date information. The Pocket Style Manual is available in the Geisler Library and Writing Center.
- MLA Formatting and Style Guide
MLA style in-depth with examples of frequently-used citation types from the Purdue Online Writing Lab. Includes 2009 updates. Linked with permission.
- MLA Documentation
A guide to MLA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison's online Writing Center. Linked with permission.
- APA Documentation
A great overview of APA citation style from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center. Linked with permission.
- APA Formatting and Style Guide
An in-depth guide to APA citations from the Purdue University Online Writing Lab. Linked with permission.
- The Basics of APA Style
An online tutorial created by the APA that provides an introduction to APA style for first-time users.
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- Is It Plagiarism?
from Purdue University's Online Writing Lab:
"Summary: There are few intellectual offenses more serious than plagiarism in academic and professional contexts. This resource offers advice on how to avoid plagiarism in your work." Linked with permission.
- Safe Practices
Guidelines for safe practices to avoid plagiarizing throughout the research and writing process. From Purdue University's Online Writing Lab. Linked with permission.
A Pocket Style Manual
Call Number: R 808.027 Ha 2, p, 7th ed.
Publication Date: 2014-09-24
Your old standby, Hacker's Pocket Style Manual, can help with many citation questions. The newest version is always available at the Library Reference Desk.