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General Library Research Tutorial : Citing Sources

This guide provides access to instructional videos and instructions to provide an overview for starting research at the Library.

EMCC Citation Help!

MLA, APA and Chicago Citations

The most common citation styles used at Estrella are Modern Language Association (MLA) style and American Psychological Association (APA) style.  Check with your instructor to verify the format required for your paper.

When using entries for works cited or references that appear in library databases or are generated with computer tools, always double-check the results for accuracy.

MLA

APA

Chicago Manual of Style

Database Citation Tools

*Database Tips!

1.) Many Library Databases offer FREE CITATION GENERATORS!

2.) Citations produced with generators are NOT 100% accurate! CHECK THEM!

Using Citation Tools from EMCC on Vimeo.