Commonly Used Citation Styles
APA (American Psychological Association)
- The Writing Center, Univ. of Wisconsin – Madison
- APA Style Handout from the UNH Connors Writing Center
- APA Formatting and Style Guide at Purdue OWL
MLA (Modern Language Association)
- Chicago Manual of Style Online – UNH subscription to the 16th & 17th editions
- Turabian Citation Quick Guide
- Handouts (Part 1 and Part 2) from the UNH Connors Writing Center
ASA (American Sociological Association)
- ASA Handout from the UNH Connors Writing Center
Sciences & Engineering Citations
Council of Science Editors (CSE): Biology & Other Sciences
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Style
American Chemical Society (ACS) Style Guide
- ACS Style Quick Guide - please note: UNH does not have access to the complete style guide
Other Styles & Resources
- Citing Government Documents Guide (University of Montana Library)
- Purdue Owl Citation Style Chart
- Some library databases, such as those from EBSCOhost and ProQuest, allow you to get references in selected styles such as MLA, APA or AMA when emailing and saving records.
Print copies of a variety of citation style guides are kept in the reference collection in Dimond Library or any of the branch libraries; just ask for assistance.
Bibliographic Management Tools
Bibliographic management tools allow you to store, manage, and format citations. They can import references from databases, place citations formatted in various styles directly into your text, and create reference lists.
EndNote can be purchased at the UNH Computer Store. The UNH Library does not subscribe to EndNote.
- Citing Sources & Avoiding Plagiarism (Duke Univ. Libraries) – tips on warning signs and what to cite
- Plagiarism: What It is and How to Recognize and Avoid It (Writing Tutorial Services, Indiana Univ., Bloomington)