Papers you write for college assignments will usually be written in a particular style. Most often, the style will be either APA (America Psychological Association) format or MLA (Modern Language Association) format. If you are familiar with APA and MLA formats, procede to the tabs on this page for "APA Citation Formats" or "MLA Citation Formats".
If you need a more complete description of style and citation formats, a guide can be found on the Kentucky Virtual Library web site.
APA Citation Formats
APA Style (American Psychological Association)
Connect to the resources below for examples of the APA citation format.
Examples of Papers in APA Format:
MLA Citation Formats
MLA Style (Modern Language Association)
Connect to the resources below for examples of the MLA citation format.
Examples of Papers in MLA Format: