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MLA and APA Citations

The most common citation style used at Estrella is Modern Language Association (MLA) style, except in certain social science classes such as psychology that use American Psychological Association (APA) style.  Check with your instructor to verify the format required for your paper.

MLA

The Library provides a quick guide to MLA format at http://www2.estrellamountain.edu/library/mla.htm .  For additional information, consult the book MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers in the Library and the website Using Modern Language Association (MLA) Format at http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/ for additional information. For interactive help building your citations, try Son of Citation Machine at http://citationmachine.net/index2.php?reqstyleid=1 .

APA

The Library provides a quick guide to APA format at http://www2.estrellamountain.edu/library/apa.htm .  For additional information, consult the book The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association in the Library and the website Using American Psychological Association (APA) Format at https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/10/  for additional information.

For interactive help building your citations, try Son of Citation Machine at http://citationmachine.net/index2.php?reqstyleid=2 .