Bibliographies come in many different styles for different subject areas. Here are some commonly-used style manuals for citing print and electronic resources.
More resources may be found at: Guides to Citation Styles.
- The ACS Style Guide: A Manual for Authors and Editors.
- From the American Chemical Society. [Dana Reference Desk]
CBE Style Form Guide
- Based on Scientific Style and Format: The CBE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers from the Council of Biology Editors. [Dana Ref, on order]
- Chicago Manual of Style, 14th edition.
- Refer also to the Chicago Guide to Preparing Electronic Manuscripts. [Dana Reference Desk]
Introduction to Basic Legal Citation
- Refers to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation.
- A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 6th edition. Kate Turabian.
- [Dana Reference Desk]
Using American Psychological Association (APA) Format
- Based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 5th edition. [Dana Reference Desk]
Using Modern Language Association (MLA) Format
- Based on the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing, 2nd edition, from the Modern Language Association. [Dana Reference Desk]
Citing Government Information Sources Using MLA (Modern Language Association) Style
- From the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries
Uncle Sam - Brief Guide to Citing Government Publications
- Based on The Complete Guide to Citing Government Documents: A Manual for Writers & Librarians by Garner and Smith. [Dana Reference Desk]