MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
by Joseph Gibaldi; Modern Language Association of America Staff
Publication Date: 2009-01-01
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The Chicago Manual of Style
by University of Chicago Staff (Editor)
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
The Chicago Manual is a comprehensive style manual used throughout the U.S. publishing world, perhaps more comprehensive than most college students need, but containing much useful advice on matters of punctuation, capitalization, and word choice as well as on the documentation of sources.
For instructions on how to cite Internet sources in MLA format, see the relevant section from The MLA Handbook below:
Writing Center Resources for Writers
The Haverford Writing Center's Resources for Writers
Resources "that address questions about using and documenting sources; avoiding plagiarism; writing in the disciplines; grammar, style, and punctuation; and other aspects of writing."
Guide to Annotated Bibliographies by the Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
A guide on how and why to create annotated bibliographies, with examples of annotated citations in MLA, APA, and Chicago style.
Zotero: The Tri-College Libraries recommend Zotero, a free online app that can format your bibliography, keep your citations organized, and even save your articles in the cloud so you can access them later from the library, home, or a café.