Unsure how to cite a book, article, newspaper or website at the end of your paper? Curious how to reference a citation in your paper? The University Library Citing References guides provide examples of citing books, newspapers, magazines and internet sources with the major citation styles.
If you’ve been ask to put together an annotated bibliography, check out the Annotated Bibliographies guide, which points you to sources that explain what to do. However, because the format, content and length of annotations vary, please ask your professor for guidelines to follow when beginning your assignment.
Still have questions? Get your questions answered here:
- University Library Reference Desk – Librarians are available in person during regular desk hours, by telephone (262-472-1032), by email or by chat.
- Look at a style manual, located at the Reference Desk:
- MLA: MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 6th edition. REF LB 2369.G53 2003
- APA: Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 5th edition. REF BF 76.7.P83 2001
- Turabian: A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 6th edition. REF LB 2369.T8 1996
- Annotated Bibliographies: On compiling an annotated bibliography. REF Z1001 .H33 2000