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Library Research Tutorial for Students : Identify citation styles

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What is a citation?

Citation
The complete information needed to find or identify a particular item. For books, it includes the author's name, title, publisher, place of publication, and date of publication. For periodical articles, it includes the author and title of the article, plus the name of the magazine or journal, the volume, date, and page numbers of the issue in which the article appears.

APA Manuals at the Circulation Desk

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APA sample citations created by LMC librarian

Information on citing and writing papers

NoodleTools

Guide on using NoodleTools to create citations and export to Word