How to Cite Sources

Different types of Works Cited include MLA (Modern Language Association) used for humanities courses and APA (American Psychological Organization) used in scientific research. VCS expects MLA formatting, unless otherwise specified.

 

USE THESE CITATION GUIDES:

Our LC databases provide citations that you can save to your 

Google Drive. Start your research here first! 

MLA 9 Quick Guide

EASYBIB MLA 8 Guide 

(continue to refer to this guide, but make note of updates for MLA 9)
 

UBC APA. Citation Quick Guide

UBC MLA Citation Guide

In-text citation overview

In-text citation - MLA

In-text citation - APA

Create a citation with mybib.com (double-space and hanging indentation.) Please double check that your citations are correct. 

*USE NOODLETOOLS FOR YOUR RESEARCH ASSIGNMENTS

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Annotated Bibliography is like any bibliography, with an alphabetical list of research sources. In addition to bibliographic data, an annotated bibliography provides a concise summary (150-200 words) and evaluation of each resource. 

How to write an Annotated Bibliography - SFU