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Citation Help

This guide will provide you with the basics of APA, MLA, and CSE citations including sample papers, how to set up your research paper in Microsoft Word, and how to cite in-text sources.


There are quite a few different ways to cite resources in your paper. The citation style usually depends on the academic discipline involved. For example:

  • APA style is often used by Education and Psychology
  • MLA style is typically used by the Humanities
  • CSE style is generally used by the Sciences

Check with your professor to make sure you use the required style. And whatever style you choose, BE CONSISTENT!