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Citations: Citation Builders

Basic tips on the three main citation styles and links to more information.

Citation Builders

The Citation Builders and Citation Apps on this page can help you format your bibliography while writing papers. You can insert the information for your source and then the citation builder will show you how to cite it in APA, MLA, or Chicago. 

Be sure to double-check all automatic citations to ensure they are formatted correctly.

Citations in Databases

Many databases provide automatic citations. Try to find a "Citing" or "Citation" link within the specific article or e-book record. 

Be sure to double-check all automatic citations to ensure they are formatted correctly.

Citation Builders

Citation Apps

These apps are available in iTunes and need to be accessed from an electronic device.

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Thank you to Surry Community College Library for their assistance in creating this guide.

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