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Citing your sources ... necessary but often tedious. There are many different "citation styles" (ie: sets of rules for documenting your sources and formatting your paper), but the major two you'll likely encounter are MLA (Modern Languages Association) and APA (American Psychological Association). Different academic disciplines usually use one or the other (example: English goes MLA, Psychology goes APA).
The databases have citation makers, but they're often wrong (sometimes horribly so). Make sure you use reliable cheat sheets or citation generators (see below).
MLA (Modern Languages Association)
Call Number: Ref Desk and Vallejo LB2369 .G53 2016
Publication Date: 2016-04-01
APA (American Psychological Association)
The library database citation-makers often mess up your citations in a big way. And then there are websites... tricky, sometimes, to cite! Use a citation generator to create perfect (or as close to perfect as possible!) citations.
KnightCite Citation Service
From Hekman Library at Calvin College. A free account lets you export formatted Works Cited pages.
EasyBib automatically generates citations from URLs. Be sure you choose the correct citation style and edition!
4000 Suisun Valley Road
Fairfield, CA 94534
2001 North Village Parkway
Vacaville, CA 95688
545 Columbus Parkway
Vallejo, CA 94591
TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE
530 Hickam Ave., Bldg. 249
Travis Air Force Base, CA 94535