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Citation Help--APA, MLA , SBL, AMS, ACS, and CSE Styles

This guide explains what citations are and why they're necessary, providing tools and examples for citing sources properly in APA, MLA, SBL, and AMS styles. It also provides access to resources explaining plagiarism and how to avoid it.

Sample APA-Style Papers

Formatting an Annotated Bibliography in APA Style

Formatting a Literature Review in APA Style

While APA itself doesn't offer a lot of guidance about literature reviews, Purdue OWL provides the following explanation of their content on its Types of APA Papers page*.  A screen-shot of the Literature Review section of that page follows:

*Reference Types of APA papers. (n.d.). Purdue Online Writing Lab.  Retrieved from

Quotations, Paraphrases, and Summaries

Online Business Sources in APA Style