Writers Workshop: Writer Resources
Thank you for using the Citation Styles Handbook at the Writers Workshop at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. This handbook summarizes and illustrates the bibliographical formatting rules for two different citation styles: the American Psychological Association (APA) style and the Modern Language Association (MLA) style. To see a comprehensive index of topics, click on the following links.
For quick and frequently asked questions, please see:
- Chicago Manual of Style Citation Quick Guide
University of Illinois students can access the full Manual online for comprehensive information. NetID required.
- APA Style Quick Answers—References
- How to Cite Social Media in Scholarly Writing
- The University of Auckland Student Learning Centre: 'Reference Cite'
Use this site if you have basic questions about MLA, APA, or Chicago styles.