Citations are key to participating in the scholarly community. They are a way to converse with other scholars, but they also:
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:
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
Papers written for Psychology classes follow the format and style set forth by the American Psychological Association in their Publication Manual.
References also follow the citation format set forth by the APA. Copies of the manual can be found in the library and at CWL.
There are also many online tools available that may be helpful. Listed here are a select few.