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Citations Styles Used at CSS
APA, 7th ed.
Used within the social sciences including business, education, psychology, and social work and health sciences including nursing, exercise physiology, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.
MLA, 8th ed.
Publication Date: 2016
Used within the humanities including English, history, communication, etc.
AMA Manual of Style
Used within the medical field including athletic training
Chicago/Turabian Manual of Style, 15th ed.
Used within the field of history
Citation Libguides from the CSS Library
These LibGuides are to help you use the various style guides including:
- Reference Formats - examples and explanations for citing your sources in the various formats for your References list
- Formatting Your Paper - how to set up your paper including the margins, font, References list, headers and section breaks
- In-text Citations - also known as parenthetical notation - how to cite your references in the text of your paper
Note: These guides are in no way a replacement for the actual manuals, which can be found in the Library on reserve or at a bookstore near you. Please consult the manuals for authoritative information in greater detail. Also feel free to talk with a librarian for more help.
MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian Help
Interactive web site to help students cite correctly
Interactive web tool designed to assist students in their efforts to respect other people's intellectual properties
The Rose Warner Writing and Critical Thinking Center is where all students, faculty and community members can receive free, collaborative feedback on any and all forms of writing. You can find out more information and even schedule an appointment on their website.
Good Word Guide by
This fully updated edition of the bestselling Good Word Guide offers information and advice on spelling, grammar, punctuation, pronunciation, confusables and the latest buzzwords, and provides clear, straightforward answers to everyday language problems.
EndNote is software that can organize, store, and input citations into Word documents to help you with your research. The College of St. Scholastica has a site license which offers two options for you to access Endnote and you can either pick one or use both as the situation warrants.
EndNote has its own YouTube channel to learn more advanced features of this incredibly powerful program:
1. EndNote Download
To download EndNote, click on the appropriate computer link below, log in to the Intranet, and click on save. EndNote will then be installed on your computer.