Sound Writing is the official writing handbook on campus, written by student writing advisors and specifically tailored to the needs of Puget Sound students and their faculty.
In addition to supporting the development of successful academic writing skills, Sound Writing also includes sections on research methods, writing in the disciplines, and more.
Sound Writing provides help with three citation styles: MLA, APA, and Chicago (notes & bibliography).
Current Edition: 2020
Citation styles vary depending on the discipline of the course you're in. In history, the notes and bibliography option of Chicago style is common, while in philosophy the author-date option of Chicago style is often used. In sociology, the citation style might be Chicago author-date, or APA. Be sure to always check with your professor about which citation guide you should use!
The Center for Writing & Learning (CWL), located in Howarth 109, offers students opportunities to get help on all aspects of the writing process. Services include: