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Humanities: Home


This is a subject guide to some of the most important electronic resources in the field of Humanities. Email or phone the subject specialist for more information and assistance.


Citing Reference

APA (American Psychological Association) style

APA citation style refers to the rules and conventions established by the American Psychological Association for documenting sources used in a research paper.

The Chicago Manual of Style Online

The Chicago Manual of Style Online is completely searchable and easy to use, providing quick answers to your style and editing questions. The Q&A content is fully searchable along with the content of The Chicago Manual of Style. The Chicago Manual of Style Online also provides convenient Tools, such as sample forms, letters, and style sheets.

MLA (Modern Language Association) style

MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities.

What is a citation

Watch this video to learn what is a citation and why we need citations?

Using Information Responsibly for Your Assignments

Major Online Humanities Resources

Source: Indiaeducation

Google scholar

Google Scholar Search




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