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Style Manuals & Citation Guides
RefWorks: Personal Citation Manager
RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that allows you to create your own databases of citations by importing references from MNCAT and other databases, and then in seconds automatically generate bibliographies in all major styles (MLA, APA, Turabian, Chicago, etc.).

Chicago Manual of Style Online
The standard work and most comprehensive of the style manuals. All chapters are written for the electronic age, with advice on how to prepare and edit manuscripts online, handle copyright and permissions issues raised by new technologies, use the latest methods of preparing mathematical copy, and cite electronic and online sources.

Guides to Citing Print Resources

Style Manuals in Wilson Reference
A selected list of sources available in Wilson Reference Services.

Citing Sources Using APA Style
[Resource no longer available]

Citing Sources Using the MLA Citation Style
[Resource no longer available]

Citing Sources Using Turabian/Chicago Style

Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: and supplemental statements from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.
Covers guidelines for the format of manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals. In addition, discusses retraction of research findings, order of authorship, definition of a peer-reviewed journal, and conflict of interest
• Location(s): Bio-Medical Library WZ345 U58 1994
• Check MNCAT Record for Location and Availability

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation

Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation
This popular book is an indispensable and entertaining guide for writers, proofreaders, editors, managers, clerical staff, teachers, and students. Use this site to find the answers to your questions concerning proper English grammar and punctuation.

Guides to Citing Electronic Sources

Citing Electronic Resources
Guide prepared by the Internet Public Library. Includes both Internet links and print resources.

Electronic Style: The Final Frontier

University of Minnesota Publications and Web Guidelines
The University no longer publishes its own style manual. A few style notes specific to the U are listed at: and policies on trademarks, branding etc. are at: and

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