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Citation Style Guides

This page will provide links to various types of style guides available on the Internet. Use these to format citations for papers.

Citing Specialized Types of Resources

There are many very unique types of resources that can be challenging to cite. How do you cite government publications? How about a web page? The list could be seemingly endless: standards, patents, technical reports, datasets. Most of the citations styles included in this guide (APA, MLA, Turabian, Chicago Manual of Style) have sections on how to cite typical sources - but not the more unusual ones.

Many of our library guides have a specific section of the guide devoted to citing specific types of documents - e.g., how to cite a patent. We have compiled some of them here for your convenience.

Government Publications Style Guides

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