At TCC, three citation styles are commonly used.
Always check with the instructor to find out which style to use.
APA is used primarily in Psychology, Sociology, Business, Education, and the Sciences.
- APA Guide (PDF) - Includes sample citations.
- APA for Health Care Programs (PDF) - Includes sample citations.
- APA Sample Essay (PDF) - Shows how to do in text citations.
- APA Annotated Bibliography (PDF)
Take the APA Interactive Tutorial
MLA is used primarily in English and the Humanities.
- MLA Guide 2017-18 (PDF) - Includes sample citations.
- MLA Quick Guide 2017-18 (PDF) - One page quick cite guide
- MLA Sample Essay (PDF) - MLA Sample Essay
- MLA Annotated Bibliography (PDF)
Turabian / Chicago Manual of Style
Turabian / Chicago is used primarily in History and Economics.
- Turabian-Chicago Guide (PDF) - Includes sample citations.
- Turabian Annotated Bibliography (PDF)
- Turabian Sample Endnotes (PDF)
- Turabian Sample Footnotes (PDF)
Web Citation Resources
A free, easy-to-use Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research sources. Demo video. Lives right where you do your work—in the web browser itself.