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World Religions: Writing Style Guides and Citing Sources

An introduction to library resources on religions of the world, including reference books, books, videos, ebooks, periodical articles, and citing sources.

WRiting and Citation Resources

The following APA/MLA sites are from the excellent OWL pages at Purdue.

APA

MLA

American Anthropological Association (AAA) Style

  • AAA Citation Style 
    AAA uses The Chicago Manual of Style (15th edition, 2003) and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary (11th edition, 2006). This guide is an outline of style rules basic to AAA style.

Scientific Style

Chicago Style

Additional APA/MLA Resources

Academic Writing Resources

Automated Citation Generators

  • Automated Citation Creator
    This site provides a way to plug in information about sources to get a citation in APA or MLA format. Please Use Caution: the results may not match the official format required by your instructor. Check with him or her first before using this site.
  • KnightCite
    Use the various forms in KnightCite to cite a book, journal/magazine or a TV/radio program.