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College Success Skills: Online Resources: Cite it Right

Guide to help UAS Ketchikan students be successful!

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Online Citation Guides


Properly citing sources is the key to avoiding plagiarism. Your professor will dictate the appropriate style guidelines/manual that you should use to format your paper, footnotes, and bibliography. It may be APA (American Psychological Association), or ASA (the American Sociological Association) or another style in other classes. These web pages show you how to use the two preferred by your professor.

APA Citations

MLA Citations

Chicago Style

ASA Quick Style Guide

Citation Management Software



Export all of your citations from the databases and create your bibliography, all while using RefWorks!