Citation styles vary depending on the discipline of the course you're in. For geology research, the Geological Society of America Style and Chicago Manual of Style are both frequently used, but be sure to always check with your professor about which citation style you should use! Below are some oline resources and books that can help you manage your citations.
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
Citations are key to participating in the scholarly community. They are a way to converse with other scholars, but they also: