Introduction

A host of citation guides exist to help you document your research. These include: the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers , the Chicago Manual of Style , etc. Below you will find examples of primary and unpublished source citations based upon the MLA guide. A citation guide for published sources is also available. If you have questions regarding citation format, feel free to consult with a librarian or archivist.

Manuscript/archival items
Alumni biographical files
Interviews
Photographs
Maps
Blueprints
Posters/ephemera
Artifacts