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Step-by-Step: Books & More

CIte your Sources

Step 1: Get the Citation Information.

  • Check your assignment to see which citation style is required (MLA, APA, Chicago, etc.).
  • All of the information you need for your citation is located in the search results
    • This information is also found within the first few pages of your book.

Citation Information 

Step 2: Format your citation according to your instructor's example and/or your Wadsworth handbook. If you do not have an example, you may also connect to a citation generator like BibMe or EasyBib.
Citation Generators


More Citation Help

MLA Format

APA Format

Chicago Style

ACS Format

Citation Management


Watch & Learn

Our YouTubePlaylist has videos to help you set up your cover page and format your paper, plus learn how to use the OWL to craft your citations for either MLA or APA format. Be sure to pick the style required by your instructor!

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