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Articles in Melvyl
An article citation might be available in Melvyl. This search tool includes basic citing capability.
- Search for the article.
- If found, click on the article title.
- Click on Cite/Export.
- Click + sign by citation format needed. (APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA, and Turabian are available.)
- Copy and paste the citation.
- Note: There is also a RefWorks export.
Create a RefWorks Account
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- Click Sign up or login to RefWorks
- Click Sign up for an Individual Account
- Create a Login Name and Password
Area of Study - Citation Styles
Each discipline has a preferred citation style. View these sources to determine what citation style is best suited for your area of study.
Common Citation Formats
- APA - psychology, education, and other social sciences
- MLA - literature, arts, and humanities
- Turabian - designed for college students to use with all subjects
- Chicago - used with all subjects in the "real world" by books, magazines, newspapers and other non-scholarly publications
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