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Citation Help: Welcome

Citation Styles

We cite to give proper credit to the source of information and to allow readers a path to the source. 

There are many citation styles, but the most commonly used at Madison College are:

Online Citation Generators

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Free resource maintained by Calvin College that generates citations in MLA, APA  and Chicago styles 

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Free citation generator that also contains citation guides


Free citation generator of MLA, APA, Chicago, and Harvard styles

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Free citation generator of MLA, APA, and Chicago styles

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Microsoft Word includes a citation tool in their References tab

Tutorial: Citing Sources & Avoiding Plagarism

Madison College Writing Center

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