This guide provides basic guidelines and examples for common citation styles used at Davidson College. When citing sources, always defer to the citation style required by your department or professor. You may need to consult the full style manual or consult a librarian for complex citation questions.
NOTE: Throughout this guide you will find examples of how to cite online sources (ebooks, online journal articles, etc.).
These rules are subject to change when citation styles are revised, so be sure to consult the most recent edition of a given citation manual.
Brief summary of citation styles covered in this guide:
This guide was created by Hannah Rozear, Information Literacy Librarian (2010-2011) and member of the Davidson College class of 2004.