Research Guides

Citation Styles


Recommended Readings


American Association of Law Libraries Digital Access to Legal Information Committee. (2014). Universal citation guide (Third Edition. ed.). Buffalo, New York: William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Association of Legal Writing Directors, & Barger, C. M. (2010). ALWD companion : a citation practice book. New York: Aspen Publishers/Wolters Kluwer Law & Business.

Canadian guide to uniform legal citation = Manuel canadien de la référence juridique. (2010). (7th ed.). Toronto: Carswell.

The Chicago manual of style. (2010). (16th ed.). Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Dworsky, A. L. (2010). User's guide to the Bluebook (Rev. for the 19th ed.). Buffalo, N.Y.: W.S. Hein.

Harvard Law Review Association. (2010). The bluebook : a uniform system of citation (19th ed.). Cambridge, Mass.: Published and distributed by the Harvard Law Review Association.

Iverson, C., & American Medical Association. (2009). AMA manual of style a guide for authors and editors (10th ed. / Cheryl Iverson (chair) ... [et al.]. ed.). Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press.

Lipson, C. (2011). Cite right : a quick guide to citation styles--MLA, APA, Chicago, the sciences, professions, and more (2nd ed.). Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Melbourne University Law Review Association, & Melbourne Journal of International Law. (2010). Australian guide to legal citation (3rd ed.). Melbourne: Melbourne University Law Review Association.

New York University. School of Law. (2009). Guide to foreign and international legal citations (2nd ed.). Austin: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business ; Aspen Publishers.

Pears, R., & Shields, G. J. (2010). Cite them right : the essential referencing guide (8th ed.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Prince, M. M., & Bieber, D. M. (2009). Prince's Bieber dictionary of legal abbreviations : a reference guide for attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, and law students (6th ed.). Buffalo, N.Y.: W.S. Hein & Co.

Rabinowitz(ed), H., & Vogel(ed), S. (2009). The manual of scientific style a guide for authors, editors, and researchers (1st ed.). Amsterdam, Boston: Academic Press/Elsevier.

Raistrick, D. (2013). Index to legal citations and abbreviations (Fourth edition. ed.). London: Sweet & Maxwell.

Schwartz, B. M., Landrum, R. E., & Gurung, R. A. R. (2012). An easyguide to APA style. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: SAGE Publications.

Schwartz, L. S. (2011). The Wadsworth guide to MLA documentation : 2009 MLA update. Boston, MA: Wadsworth, Cengage Learning.

Szuchman, L. T. (2014). Writing with style : APA style made easy (6th ed.). Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth.

Turabian, K. L., Booth, W. C., Colomb, G. G., & Williams, J. M. (2013). A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers (8th ed.). Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press.

Wilson, K., Wauson, J., & American Management Association. (2010). The AMA handbook of business writing : the ultimate guide to style, grammar, usage, punctuation, construction, and formatting. New York: American Management Association.


Web Resources

Basics of APA Style Tutorial (online from the APA, outlining writing and citing guidelines)
Maintained by American Psychological Association.

Chicago manual of style (Online)
Maintained by University of Chicago Press.

Citation and style guides
Maintained by Concordia University Libraries.

Citation Style Guide
Maintained by Engineering Library Cornell University.

Harvard AGPS Referencing guide
Maintained by University of Southern Queensland Library.

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation (online ed. 2014)
Maintained by Peter W. Martin, & Law School, Cornell University.

Introduction to Documentation Styles
Maintained by The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin.

Purdue OWL: APA Formatting and Style Guide
Maintained by The Writing Lab & The OWL at Purdue and Purdue University.

Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Maintained by The Writing Lab & The OWL at Purdue and Purdue University.

Oxford standard for the citation of legal authorities
Maintained by Faculty of Law, University of Oxford.