This guide will help you find information, tools and resources on citation and style.
A style guide or style manual is a set of standards for the writing and design of documents, either for general use or for a specific publication, organization or field. A style guide provides uniformity in style and formatting within a document and across multiple documents.
Your professor will probably tell you which citation style to use for your paper or thesis. If not, the following list provides a general guide:
How are they different? See a comparison of APA, MLA, and Chicago style from Purdue's OWL (Online Writing Lab).