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Reference Shelf: Citations & Style Guides

A guide to reference resources for doing background research on a topic.

At the Reference Desk

Use the call number to locate the print guide in the reference area.

Eckerd Resources

Eckerd Library has created the following citation guides for you to download and print.  They include sample citations for numerous formats.  If you need more examples, consult the original MLA or APA style guides, or check out one of the guides listed under Online Citation Guides.

APA Style

MLA Style

Online Style Guides from Other Institutions

APA Style Guides:

 MLA Style Guides:

 Chicago Style Guides:

Additional Style Guides:

Writing Center

Need help with a research paper? Visit the Eckerd College Writing Center for writing assistance.

Zotero Citation Tool

Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool that helps you collect, organize, cite, and share citation sources for your research. It is a web browser add on and can be used with Firefox, Safari or Chrome. 

Writing and Research