The Center for Writing, Learning and Teaching (CWLT), 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.
The preliminary edition of Sound Writing provides help with three citation styles: MLA, APA, and Chicago (notes & bibliography).
Current Edition: August 2017
Citation styles vary depending on the discipline of the course you're in. In history, Chicago style is common, while in the sciences, CSE or APA style is often used. Be sure to always check with your professor about which citation guide you should use! Below are some online resources and book that can help you manage your citations.
Citations are key to participating in the scholarly community. They are a way to converse with other scholars, but they also: