Below are links to examples of citations that are most commonly used by students at Harper College. Examples in both APA and MLA style formats are available. The style you should use is usually determined by the discipline or course in which you are working. Ask your instructor what style is required or recommended.
For assistance with in-text or parenthetical citation, see the Library's In-Text Citation page.
* Examples are based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition, 2010).
*Examples are based on the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed., 2009).