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 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.
Sound Writing provides help with three citation styles: MLA, APA, and Chicago (notes & bibliography).
Current Edition: 2020
Citation management tools will make your life easier!
There are two programs which are supported by Collins Library: RefWorks and Zotero. Feel free to make an appointment with Eli or drop by the library during on-call hours (9am-6pm Mon-Thurs, 9am-5pm Friday) to get help from any librarian in setting up or getting the most out of a citation management system.